A Companion to the History of American Broadcasting

A Companion to the History of American Broadcasting

Presented in a single volume, this engaging review reflects on the scholarship and the historical development of American broadcasting A Companion to the History of American Broadcasting comprehensively evaluates the vibrant history of American radio and television and reveals broadcasting’s influence on American history in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. With contributions from leading scholars on the topic, this wide-ranging anthology explores the impact of broadcasting on American culture, politics, and society from an historical perspective as well as the effect on our economic and social structures. The text’s original and accessibly-written essays offer explorations on a wealth of topics including the production of broadcast media, the evolution of various television and radio genres, the development of the broadcast ratings system, the rise of Spanish language broadcasting in the United States, broadcast activism, African Americans and broadcasting, 1950’s television, and much more. This essential resource: Presents a scholarly overview of the history of radio and television broadcasting and its influence on contemporary American history Contains original essays from leading academics in the field Examines the role of radio in the television era Discusses the evolution of regulations in radio and television Offers insight into the cultural influence of radio and television Analyzes canonical texts that helped shape the field Written for students and scholars of media studies and twentieth-century history, A Companion to the History of American Broadcasting is an essential and field-defining guide to the history and historiography of American broadcasting and its many cultural, societal, and political impacts.


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Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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ISBN 1118646355
Pages 512 pages
A Companion to the History of American Broadcasting
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Aniko Bodroghkozy
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-02 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Presented in a single volume, this engaging review reflects on the scholarship and the historical development of American broadcasting A Companion to the Histor
A Companion to the History of American Broadcasting
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Aniko Bodroghkozy
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-23 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Presented in a single volume, this engaging review reflects on the scholarship and the historical development of American broadcasting A Companion to the Histor
Stay Tuned
Language: en
Pages: 975
Authors: Christopher H. Sterling
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Routledge

The purpose of this work is to illustrate how the broadcasting industry has evolved to what it is today. This third edition includes: a chapter describing histo
A History of Broadcasting in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Douglas Gomery
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-07 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

This book surveys four key broadcasting periods from 1921 to 1996, and includes coverage of the recent impact of cable TV and home video. It presents new data f
Sounds of Change
Language: en
Pages: 317
Authors: Christopher H. Sterling
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press

Sounds of Change: A History of FM Broadcasting in America
The ABC-CLIO Companion to the Media in America
Language: en
Pages: 374
Authors: Daniel Webster Hollis
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Abc-Clio Incorporated

Provides a study of mass communication in America, with biographical sketches of important media figures
American Broadcasting
Language: en
Pages: 760
Authors: Lawrence Wilson Lichty
Categories: Broadcasting
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher: New York : Hastings House Publishers

The Canadian Historical Review
Language: en
Pages: 454
Authors:
Categories: Canada
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher:

Includes section: Recent publications relating to Canada.
American Radio
Language: en
Pages:
Authors:
Categories: Radio programs
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

The United States
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: Dennis Welland
Categories: United States
Type: BOOK - Published: 1974 - Publisher: