Only Connect A Cultural History Of Broadcasting In The United States

Author: Michele Hilmes
Editor: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285499867
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ONLY CONNECT is a comprehensive history of American broadcasting from its earliest days in radio, through the rise of television, to the current era of digital media and the Internet. It presents broadcasting as a vital component of American cultural identity, placing the development of U.S. radio, television, and new media in the context of social and cultural change. Each chapter opens with a discussion of the historical period, thoroughly traces the development of media policy, the growth of media industries, and the history of U.S. broadcast programming, and closes with a look at the major ways that radio and television have been understood and discussed throughout American history. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Only Connect: A Cultural History of Broadcasting in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Michele Hilmes
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-15 - Publisher: Cengage Learning

ONLY CONNECT is a comprehensive history of American broadcasting from its earliest days in radio, through the rise of television, to the current era of digital media and the Internet. It presents broadcasting as a vital component of American cultural identity, placing the development of U.S. radio, television, and new
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Language: en
Pages: 512
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Categories: Performing Arts
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Pages: 512
Authors: Gary Edgerton
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-12 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

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Language: en
Pages: 252
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-03-20 - Publisher: University of Alabama Press

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Language: en
Pages: 562
Authors: Marshall J. Breger, Gary J. Edles
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: OUP Us

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