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As with film, genre is central to the industry and the visual form that is television. This book--written by many of the leading figures in television studies and including over twenty international contributors--provides an accessible and transparent introduction to the subject's central debates, issues, and concerns.
The central analysis is supported with in-depth "grey
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Paperback, Second Edition, 240 pages
Published January 15th 2009 by British Film Institute (first published November 11th 2008)
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Nathalie
This is an excellent book for anyone interested in television genre. It is a good source book when you study film and television theory. Btw, if this book is not on your reading list of one of your courses, chances are your College/University isn’t that great ;-)
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