Critical Approaches to Television

ISBN-10: 0205564666
ISBN-13: 9780205564668
Edition: 2nd 2004
List price: $143.20
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: nbsp;I. Theoretical and Critical Foundations 1. The Context for Criticism: Television and Society 2. Foundations of Television Criticism 3. Critical Approaches to Television Discourse: An Overview 4. Writing Television Criticism II.  More...

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of Western Art Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Italian Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Portuguese Grammar Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
History of World Philosophies Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $143.20
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/7/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 560
Size: 8.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.398
Language: English

nbsp;I. Theoretical and Critical Foundations 1. The Context for Criticism: Television and Society 2. Foundations of Television Criticism 3. Critical Approaches to Television Discourse: An Overview 4. Writing Television Criticism II. Text-Centered Critical Approaches 5. Semiotic/Structural Criticism A Sample Study: John Fiskes "Popularity and Ideology: A Structuralist Reading ofDr. Who" 6. Genre Criticism A Sample Study: Matthew P. McAllisters "Recombinant Television Genres andDoogie Howser, M.D." 7. Rhetorical Criticism Two Sample Studies: Bonnie Dows "Murphy Brown: Postfeminism Personified"; Sarah R. Steins, "The 1984 Macintosh Ad: Cinematic Icons and Constitutive Rhetoric in the Launch of a New Machine" 8. Narrative Criticism A Sample Study: Bruce E. Gronbecks "The Visual and Narrative Rhetoric of Redemption: American Culture Responds to 9/11" III. Producer-Centered Approaches 9. Auteur Criticism A Sample Study: Richard Campbell and Jimme L. Reevess "Television Authors: The Case of Hugh Wilson" 10. Production Context Criticism A Sample Study: Elana Levines "Toward a Paradigm for Media Production Research: Behind the Scenes atGeneralHospital" 11. Ideological Criticism A Sample Study: Mark P. Orbes "Constructions of Reality on MTVsThe Real World:An Analysis of the Restrictive Coding of Black Masculinity" IV. Reception-Centered Approaches 12. Reader-Oriented Criticism A Sample Study: Lawrence A. Wenners "The Dream Team, Communicative Dirt, and the Marketing of Synergy: USA Basketball and Cross-Merchandising in Television Commercials" 13. Audience Ethnographic Criticism A Sample Study: Rona Tamiko Halualani and Leah R. Vande Bergs "Asian or American: Meanings In, Through, and AroundAll-American Girl" 14. Cultural Criticism: General Approaches Two Sample Studies: Heather L. Hundleys "The Naturalization of Beer inCheers; Cathy Sandeens "Success Defined by Television: The Value System Promoted byPM Magazine" 15. Cultural Criticism: Mythic, Feminist, and Psychoanalytic Approaches Three Sample Studies: Susan Owens "Vampires, Postmodernity and Postfeminism:Buffy the Vampire Slayer"; Robert Westerfelhaus and Teresa A. Combss "Criminal Investigations and Spiritual Quests: TheX-Filesas an Example of Hegemonic Concordance in Mass-Mediated Society"; Sonia Livingstone and Tamar Liebess "Where Have All the Mothers Gone? Soap Operas Replaying of the Oedipal Story" V. Ethics and the Critical Approach

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×