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Directory : TV & Radio :: TV Studies


Brown, Nicola (2003) 'What do we Learn from Television Quizzes?' [link added 01/05/2003]

Butler, Jeremy G (nd) 'Style and the Camera: Videography and Cinematography' [link added 13/01/2002]

Butler, Jeremy G (nd) 'Television Glossary' [link added 13/01/1997]

Chandler, Daniel (nd) 'Educational Television Programme Structure And Style: Notes on Research by Tony Bates' [link added 18/06/2001]

Chandler, Daniel (1994) 'Grammar' of Television and Film [link added 13/01/2000]

Chandler, Daniel (nd) 'The Construction of Reality in TV News Programmes' [link added 27/07/1998]

Chandler, Daniel (1997) 'An Introduction to Genre Theory' [link added 11/08/1997]

Dellinger, Brett (1995) 'The Structural Constraint of "Concision" as it is Used in the Discourse Style of American Commercial Broadcasting' [link added 13/01/2001]

Dlutsky, Konstantin (nd) 'The Role of Television in Political Socialisation’ [link added 13/01/1999]

Docker, John (1987) 'In Defence of Popular TV...' (Continuum) [link added 13/01/1999]

Elfert, Jennifer (2003) 'Is Television Like a Language Which we Read?' [link added 01/05/2003]

Fiske, John (1987) 'The Popularity of Television' [link added 13/01/1999]

Goldstein, Jonathan (nd) 'Neil Postman's Criticisms of the Television Medium' [link added 16/05/2000]

Kwong, K F (1998) 'American Peacock on Chinese Soil - The Challenge Facing NBC Asia in Greater China' [link added 27/07/1998]

Macmurraugh-Kavanagh, Madeleine (2003) 'The BBC Wednesday Play series and Post-War British Drama' (A Research Project) [link added 14/10/1997]

Mason, Virginia (1994) 'What Do We Learn from Television Quizzes?' [link added 07/05/1998]

McKie, David (1989) 'John Fiske's Television Culture : A Review' (Continuum) [link added 13/01/1999]

Perez-Ortiz, Pablo (2002) 'Television as an Agency of Socialization' [link added 01/05/2003]

Sanes, Ken (nd) 'Film and Television Theory' [link added 27/01/1999]

Servaes, Jan & Rico Lie (nd) 'Television as a Cultural System' [link added 13/01/2001]

Walden, Justine (1994) 'The Political Aesthetic: Nation and Narrativity on the Starship Enterprise' (CinemaSpace) [link added 13/01/1999]

Whittaker, Ron (2004) 'Television Production: A Comprehensive On-line Cybertext in Studio and Field Production' [link added 28/10/1998]

Wright, Kristin & Julio Vigil (1995) 'Exposing Northern Exposure: An Exercise in Creating Themes' (The Qualitative Report) [link added 13/01/1999]

Other Links

ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Television Pointers: Stewart W Clamen

MightyBig TV: Message Board for Fans of US TV Shows

The English Server at CMU: Articles on Film and Television

Frequently Asked Questions on USENET: TV-related (at Ohio State University)

What do we learn from television quizzes? (Assignment Reading List) [link added 23/11/98]

Television and Radio: Resources for teaching secondary school students

To what extent is television a major agency of socialization in Western societies? (Assignment Reading List) [link added 23/11/98]

Quotations about Television

The Psychology of Television (Comm 422, Cornell University)

BBC Television and Radio

Television and Society (Reading List)

The Ultimate TV List (Comprehensive programme directory)

Watching Television Viewers (Undergrad Module)

Television (Yahoo Index)

Recommended Reading

Abercrombie, Nicholas (1996) : Television and Society. Cambridge: Polity Press

Allen, Robert C. (Ed.) (1992) : Channels of Discourse, Reassembled. London: Routledge

Fiske, John (1987) : Television Culture. London: Routledge

Fiske, John & John Hartley (1978) : Reading Television. London: Methuen

Geraghty, Christine & David Lusted (1997) : Television Studies Book. London: Arnold

Hodge, Robert & David Tripp (1986) : Children and Television: A Semiotic Approach. Cambridge: Polity Press

Lewis, Justin (1991) : The Ideological Octopus: An Exploration of Television and its Audience. New York: Routledge

Livingstone, Sonia (1998) : Making Sense of Television. London: Routledge

Morley, David (1986) : Family Television. London: Routledge

Selby, Keith & Ron Cowdery (1995) : How to Study Television. London: Macmillan

Smith, Anthony & Richard Paterson (1998) : Television: an International History. Oxford: Oxford University Press