The Routledge Companion to Global Television

The Routledge Companion to Global Television
Author : Shawn Shimpach
Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 512
Release : 2019-11-12
ISBN 10 : 9781351755153
ISBN 13 : 1351755153
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Routledge Companion to Global Television Book Description:

Featuring scholarly perspectives from around the globe and drawing on a legacy of television studies, but with an eye toward the future, this authoritative collection examines both the thoroughly global nature of television and the multiple and varied experiences that constitute television in the twenty-first century. Companion chapters include original essays by some of the leading scholars of television studies as well as emerging voices engaging television on six continents, offering readers a truly global range of perspectives. The volume features multidisciplinary analyses that offer models and guides for the study of global television, with approaches focused on the theories, audiences, content, culture, and institutions of television. A wide array of examples and case studies engage the transforming practices, technologies, systems, and texts constituing television around the world today, providing readers with a contemporary and multi-faceted perspective. In this volume, editor Shawn Shimpach has brought together an essential guide to understanding television in the world today, how it works and what it means – perfect for students, scholars, and anyone else interested in television, global media studies, and beyond.

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Language: en
Pages: 408
Authors: Tasha Oren, Sharon Shahaf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

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New Patterns in Global Television Formats
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Karina Aveyard
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-08 - Publisher: Intellect Books

The past twenty years have seen major changes in the ways that television formats and programming are developed and replicated internationally for different markets – with locally focused repackagings of hit reality shows leading the way. But in a sense, that’s not new: TV formats have been being exported for
Global Television and the Shaping of World Politics
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Royce J. Ammon
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-08-31 - Publisher: McFarland

In 1995, United Nations Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali said of the Cable News Network, “CNN is the sixteenth member of the [15 member United Nations] Security Council.” Scholars as well as diplomats have recognized the existence of a link between communications and diplomacy, but up until now the implications of this
Media Power and Global Television News
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Saba Bebawi
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
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Global Television And The Politics Of The Seoul Olympics
Language: en
Pages: 281
Authors: James F. Larson, Heung-soo Park
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-12-28 - Publisher: James F. Larson

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