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Radio and television broadcasting

  • Strategien erfolgreicher TV-Markenby

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 39.99

    Warum schalten wir das ZDF und nicht ProSieben ein? Warum baut die ABC in den USA ihre Kommunikation rund um Serien wie Desperate Housewives auf, während die BBC in Großbritannien den Sender als Marke in den Mittelpunkt stellt? Wie gelingt es spanischen Sendern, das Internet und Social Media Plattformen so gut zu integrieren? Diesen und anderen Fragen... more...

  • Dramas of Nationhoodby Lila Abu-Lughod

    University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 30.00

    How do people come to think of themselves as part of a nation? Dramas of Nationhood identifies a fantastic cultural form that binds together the Egyptian nation?television serials. These melodramatic programs?like soap operas but more closely tied to political and social issues than their Western counterparts?have been shown on television in Egypt... more...

  • Public Broadcasting in Africa: Nigeriaby Akin Akingbulu

    African Minds 2010; US$ 24.70

    This report on the broadcast media in Nigeria finds that liberalisation efforts in the broadcasting sector have only been partially achieved. More than a decade after military rule, the nation still has not managed to enact media legislation that is in line with continental standards, particularly the Declaration on Freedom of Expression in Africa.... more...

  • Handbuch Unterhaltungsproduktionby Klaus-Dieter Altmeppen; Andreas Will

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 59.99

    Das Feld der Beschaffung und Produktion von Unterhaltungsangeboten ist im Gegensatz zu Informationsangeboten bisher kaum erforscht. Der Band bietet einen strukturierten Überblick darüber, auf Grund welcher Mechanismen die Medien der Gesellschaft Unterhaltungsangebote produzieren und präsentieren. Im Mittelpunkt stehen die Akteure, Marktstrukturen,... more...

  • Desperately Seeking the Audienceby Ien Ang

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95

    Millions of people all over the world are avid members of the television audience. Yet, despite the central place television occupies in contemporary culture, our understanding of its complex and dynamic role in everyday life remains surprisingly limited. Focusing on the television audience, Ien Ang asks why we understand so little about its nature,... more...

  • Voices in Ruinsby Alexander Badenoch

    Palgrave Macmillan 2008; US$ 120.00

    Immediately after the Second World War, the radio was the best-preserved medium of mass communication in Germany. This book explores the implications of this dominance by asking how everyday broadcasting constructed ideas of 'normal' times, people and places in the destroyed, divided and occupied zones of what would become the Federal Republic. more...

  • Cable Visionsby Sarah Banet-Weiser; Cynthia Chris; Anthony Freitas

    NYU Press 2007; US$ 89.00

    Cable television, on the brink of a boom in the 1970s, promised audiences a new media frontier-an expansive new variety of entertainment and information choices. Music video, 24–hour news, 24-hour weather, movie channels, children's channels, home shopping, and channels targeting groups based on demographic characteristics or interests were... more...

  • A History of Broadcasting in the United States, Volume Iby Erik Barnouw

    Oxford University Press 1967; US$ 99.99

    Tells how radio and television became an integral part of American life, of how a toy became an industry and a force in politics, business, education, religion, and international affairs. more...

  • A History of Broadcasting in the United States, Volume IIby Erik Barnouw

    Oxford University Press 1985; US$ 99.99

    Tells how radio and television became an integral part of American life, of how a toy became an industry and a force in politics, business, education, religion, and international affairs. more...

  • A History of Broadcasting in the United States, 3by Erik Barnouw

    Oxford University Press, USA 1970; US$ 99.99

    During the iQSo's, in a frontier atmosphere of enterprise and sharp struggle, an American television system took shape. But even as it did so, itspioneers pushed beyond American borders and became programmers to scores of other nations. In its first decade United States television was already a world phenomenon. Since American radio had for some... more...