Television and Society: The Social Analysis of Time
Television and Society is a textbook designed to introduce students to the role of television in contemporary society. It explores the structure of the television text, the way in which that text is produced and the way it is consumed. The first section deals with the analysis of television programmes as texts. It covers, for example, the issues of realism, narrative, genr...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published May 1st 1996 by Polity Press
(first published January 1st 1996)
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Nicholas Abercrombie is emeritus fellow of sociology at Lancaster University.More about Nicholas Abercrombie...