The Language of Television Paperback
Part of the Intertext series
The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies.
Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (2nd edn 2000) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles.
These provide students with hands-on practical experience of textual analysis through special topics and can be used individually or in conjunction with Working with Texts.
Aimed at A-Level beginning undergraduate students, The Language of Television: * provides an extensive history of British television * explores a range of genres, from breakfast news to soap operas and 'reality TV' * analyses television scheduling and listings * includes extracts from scripts of popular television programmes: Queer as Folk and The Royle Family * includes a substantial glossary.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages, 5 line drawings, 5 b&w photographs, 1 table, glossary
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/02/2002
- Category: Sociolinguistics
- ISBN: 9780415251198