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The Resource Seeing things : television in the age of uncertainty, John Ellis

Seeing things : television in the age of uncertainty, John Ellis

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Seeing things : television in the age of uncertainty
Title
Seeing things
Title remainder
television in the age of uncertainty
Statement of responsibility
John Ellis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Television offers us multiple ways of understanding the world, yet does not arbitrate between them. This book makes sense of modern television by exploring its processes, and its relationships with the cultures that provide the raw material
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Ellis, John
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Television broadcasting
  • Television broadcasting
Label
Seeing things : television in the age of uncertainty, John Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-186) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Witness: A New Way of Perceiving the World -- 3. Witness Through the Twentieth Century -- 4. The First Era of Television: Scarcity -- 5. The Second Era of Television: Availability -- 6. Working Through: Television in the Age of Uncertainty -- 7. Working Through and the Videographic -- 8. Working Through and the Genres of Television -- 9. Scheduling: where Power Lies in Television -- 10. Channel 4: From Offer-Led to Demand-Led Television -- 11. The Third Era of Television: Plenty
Control code
ocm43340255
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9781860644894
Lccn
00701564
Label
Seeing things : television in the age of uncertainty, John Ellis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-186) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Witness: A New Way of Perceiving the World -- 3. Witness Through the Twentieth Century -- 4. The First Era of Television: Scarcity -- 5. The Second Era of Television: Availability -- 6. Working Through: Television in the Age of Uncertainty -- 7. Working Through and the Videographic -- 8. Working Through and the Genres of Television -- 9. Scheduling: where Power Lies in Television -- 10. Channel 4: From Offer-Led to Demand-Led Television -- 11. The Third Era of Television: Plenty
Control code
ocm43340255
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9781860644894
Lccn
00701564

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