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The Resource Global television formats : understanding television across borders, edited by Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf, (electronic book)

Global television formats : understanding television across borders, edited by Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf, (electronic book)

Label
Global television formats : understanding television across borders
Title
Global television formats
Title remainder
understanding television across borders
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Global Television Formats" aims to revise the place of the global in television studies. The essays gathered here explore the diversity of global programming and approaches, and ask how to theorize contemporary global formats and thus re-shape our understanding of television as at once a shared global and specific local text, an economic system, a socio-political institution, and a popular practice. The contributors explore a wide array of television programming from the Middle East, Western and Eastern Europe, South Asia, North America, Latin America, and Brazil, and represent a br
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
791.45/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.55
LC item number
.G57 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Oren, Tasha G
  • Shahaf, Sharon
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  • Television program genres
  • Television programs
  • Television and globalization
Label
Global television formats : understanding television across borders, edited by Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Television formats : a global framework for tv studies / Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf -- More than copycat television : format adaptation as performance / Vinicius Navarro -- Calling out around the world : the global appeal of reality dance formats / Dana Heller -- Television formats and contemporary sport / Tony Schirato -- A political economy of formatted pleasures / Eddie Brennan -- Interpreting Cubanness, Americanness, and the sitcom : WPBT-PBS's "őu{u2960}pasa U.S.A.?" / Yeidy M. Rivero -- From discrete adaptations to hard copies : the rise of formats in European television / J{u2972}{u3BED}e Bourdon -- "National Mike" : global host and global formats in early Italian television / Chiara Ferrari -- Telenovelas in Brazil : from traveling scripts to a genre and proto-format both national and transnational / Joseph Straubhaar -- Reversal of fortune? : Hollywood faces new competition in global media trade / Paul Torre -- Idol worship : ethnicity and difference in global television / Biswarup Sen -- NZ idol : nation building through format adaptation / Joost De Bruin -- Global television formats in Africa : localizing idol / Martin Nkosi Ndlela -- We are the world : American idol's global self-posturing / Erica Jean Bochanty-Aguero -- The social and political dimensions of global television formats : reality television in Lebanon and Saudi Arabia / Marwan Kraidy -- A revolution in television and a great leap forward for innovation? : China in the global television format business / Michael Keane -- Global television formats and the political economy of cultural adaptation : Who wants to be a millionaire? in India / Lauhona Ganguly -- Global franchising, gender, and genre : the case of domestic reality television / Sharon Sharp -- Reiterational texts and global imagination : television strikes back / Tasha Oren
Control code
ocn787851193
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 392 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415965453
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Global television formats : understanding television across borders, edited by Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Television formats : a global framework for tv studies / Tasha Oren and Sharon Shahaf -- More than copycat television : format adaptation as performance / Vinicius Navarro -- Calling out around the world : the global appeal of reality dance formats / Dana Heller -- Television formats and contemporary sport / Tony Schirato -- A political economy of formatted pleasures / Eddie Brennan -- Interpreting Cubanness, Americanness, and the sitcom : WPBT-PBS's "őu{u2960}pasa U.S.A.?" / Yeidy M. Rivero -- From discrete adaptations to hard copies : the rise of formats in European television / J{u2972}{u3BED}e Bourdon -- "National Mike" : global host and global formats in early Italian television / Chiara Ferrari -- Telenovelas in Brazil : from traveling scripts to a genre and proto-format both national and transnational / Joseph Straubhaar -- Reversal of fortune? : Hollywood faces new competition in global media trade / Paul Torre -- Idol worship : ethnicity and difference in global television / Biswarup Sen -- NZ idol : nation building through format adaptation / Joost De Bruin -- Global television formats in Africa : localizing idol / Martin Nkosi Ndlela -- We are the world : American idol's global self-posturing / Erica Jean Bochanty-Aguero -- The social and political dimensions of global television formats : reality television in Lebanon and Saudi Arabia / Marwan Kraidy -- A revolution in television and a great leap forward for innovation? : China in the global television format business / Michael Keane -- Global television formats and the political economy of cultural adaptation : Who wants to be a millionaire? in India / Lauhona Ganguly -- Global franchising, gender, and genre : the case of domestic reality television / Sharon Sharp -- Reiterational texts and global imagination : television strikes back / Tasha Oren
Control code
ocn787851193
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 392 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415965453
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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