An excellent extended bibliographic essay, this volume also contains excellent prose introductions at the start of each chapter that provide background on the business of cable, the content of the programming, cable law and regulations, and videotex developments...Current through 1987, this work will remain valuable as a snapshot of the cable industry even when future developments pass it by...A fine scholarly treatment of the cable field, recommended for libraries at all levels. Choice The practical and theoretical issues that cable television has posed for the public and the government, as well as for the industry itself have been the subject of intensive inquiry in the 1980s. Professor Garay's bibliographical guide is the first work to organize, classify, and provide access to this literature. It consists of bibliographical essays and references covering more than four hundred books, government-document, periodical, and periodical article titles that supply primary information on cable-related topics or lead the user to a helpful secondary source.
Combining institutional textual and audience analysis, this book introduces students to the factors which have shaped television's development in contemporary Europe, and invites them to assess the issues that are at stake in its future.
Divided into three parts, the book moves from the European broadcasting environment, through current patterns and trends in programming and programme making, to TV genres and issue-specific broadcasting.
Incorporating a range of pedagogical devices: boxes of key facts, activities and notes for further reading, Television across Europe offers an essential introductory guide to television in Western Europe.
Directing and Producing for Television provides you with the tools you'll need to direct and produce effectively in a variety of settings. Ideal for students in television production courses, Directing and Producing for Television addresses critical production techniques for various formats including documentaries, reality TV, sports, news, panel programs, demonstration, scripted, music, commercials, and PSAs. In full-color for the first time, the new edition has been updated to include information on new distribution platforms like YouTube and Vimeo, shooting with new mobile camera technologies like the GoPro and iPhone and much more.
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