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The Resource ITV cultures : independent television over fifty years, edited by Catherine Johnson, Rob Turnock

ITV cultures : independent television over fifty years, edited by Catherine Johnson, Rob Turnock

Label
ITV cultures : independent television over fifty years
Title
ITV cultures
Title remainder
independent television over fifty years
Statement of responsibility
edited by Catherine Johnson, Rob Turnock
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Since breaking the BBC's monopoly in 1955, ITV has been at the centre of the British television landscape. To coincide with the fiftieth anniversary of the first ITV broadcast, this accessible book offers a range of perspectives on the complex and multifaceted history of Britain's first commercial broadcaster."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
BDS
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1973-
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  • Johnson, Catherine
  • Turnock, Robert
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  • Television broadcasting
  • ITV (Firm)
Label
ITV cultures : independent television over fifty years, edited by Catherine Johnson, Rob Turnock
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Introduction : approaching the histories of ITV/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • From start-up to consolidation : institutions, regions and regulation over the history of ITV/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 15
  • 2.
  • Importance, significance, cost and value : is an ITV canon possible?/
  • John Ellis
  • p. 36
  • 3.
  • And the rest is history : Lew Grade, creation narratives and television historiography/
  • Jonathan Bignell
  • p. 57
  • 4.
  • Transatlantic ventures and Robin Hood/
  • Steve Neale
  • p. 73
  • 5.
  • Mammon's television? : ITV in Wales, 1959-63/
  • Jamie Medhurst
  • p. 88
  • 6.
  • London weekend television in the 1980s : programmes, public service obligations, financial incentives/
  • Rod Allen
  • p. 109
  • 7.
  • From newsreels to a theatre of news : the growth and development of independent television news/
  • Jackie Harrison
  • p. 120
  • 8.
  • Rooms within rooms : Upstairs downstairs and the studio costume drama of the 1970s/
  • Helen Wheatley
  • p. 143
  • 9.
  • Real people with real problems? : public service broadcasting, commercialism and Trisha/
  • Sherryl Wilson
  • p. 159
  • 10.
  • Who wants to be a fan of Who wants to be a millionaire? : scholarly television criticism, 'popular aesthetics' and academic tastes/
  • Matt Hills
  • p. 177
  • Conclusions : ITV a hybrid subject/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 196
  • Historical timeline : the ITV companies and the broadcasting acts/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 200
Control code
b90013220822
Extent
217 p.
Isbn
9780335217298
Label
ITV cultures : independent television over fifty years, edited by Catherine Johnson, Rob Turnock
Publication
Contents
  • Introduction : approaching the histories of ITV/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • From start-up to consolidation : institutions, regions and regulation over the history of ITV/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 15
  • 2.
  • Importance, significance, cost and value : is an ITV canon possible?/
  • John Ellis
  • p. 36
  • 3.
  • And the rest is history : Lew Grade, creation narratives and television historiography/
  • Jonathan Bignell
  • p. 57
  • 4.
  • Transatlantic ventures and Robin Hood/
  • Steve Neale
  • p. 73
  • 5.
  • Mammon's television? : ITV in Wales, 1959-63/
  • Jamie Medhurst
  • p. 88
  • 6.
  • London weekend television in the 1980s : programmes, public service obligations, financial incentives/
  • Rod Allen
  • p. 109
  • 7.
  • From newsreels to a theatre of news : the growth and development of independent television news/
  • Jackie Harrison
  • p. 120
  • 8.
  • Rooms within rooms : Upstairs downstairs and the studio costume drama of the 1970s/
  • Helen Wheatley
  • p. 143
  • 9.
  • Real people with real problems? : public service broadcasting, commercialism and Trisha/
  • Sherryl Wilson
  • p. 159
  • 10.
  • Who wants to be a fan of Who wants to be a millionaire? : scholarly television criticism, 'popular aesthetics' and academic tastes/
  • Matt Hills
  • p. 177
  • Conclusions : ITV a hybrid subject/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 196
  • Historical timeline : the ITV companies and the broadcasting acts/
  • Catherine Johnson
  • Rob Turnock
  • p. 200
Control code
b90013220822
Extent
217 p.
Isbn
9780335217298

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