Television Studies, Paperback

Television Studies Paperback

Edited by Toby Miller

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This work outlines the theories and approaches to the study of television in an accessible form for students.

It is divided into four sections - forms of knowledge, audiences, gender and race.

It discusses many television texts including "Star Trek", "Kung Fu", "Buffy the Vampire Slayer", "Xena: Warrior Princess", and "Sesame Street".

Key figures, debates and institutions include: cultivational analysis; Pierre Bourdieu; the Frankfurt School; Public Service Broadcasting; pharmaceutical advertising; and first peoples television.

It is intended as an authoritative guide to the perspectives and theory available to a central area within media and cultural studies.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 171 pages, biography
  • Publisher: British Film Institute
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Television
  • ISBN: 9780851708959

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