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The Resource Entertaining television : the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950s, Su Holmes

Entertaining television : the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950s, Su Holmes

Label
Entertaining television : the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950s
Title
Entertaining television
Title remainder
the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950s
Statement of responsibility
Su Holmes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text makes a seminal contribution to British television history by focusing on the 'beginnings' of popular generic forms, such as soap operas, quiz/game shows and 'problem' shows. Su Holmes demonstrates how BBC television played an important role in developing these popular generic forms
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Holmes, Su
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Television broadcasting
  • Popular culture
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Popular culture
  • Television broadcasting
  • Great Britain
  • Fernsehsendung
  • Unterhaltungssendung
Label
Entertaining television : the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950s, Su Holmes
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Public service and the popular : debates and developments -- "Neighbors to the nation" : "Soap opera," the BBC and (re)visiting The Grove family (1954-57) -- "The 'Give-away' shows, but who is really paying?" : rethinking quiz and game shows on 1950s British television -- The problem show "an ... unmarried mother sat in a wing-backed chair on TV last night" : BBC Television asks Is this your problem? (1955-57) -- From "serialitis" to "torture, treacle, tears, and trickery" : framing television fame -- Conclusion : "There's nothing really better than what you're used to, is there?"
Control code
ocn680631836
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526101594
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18mtfr5
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)680631836
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Entertaining television : the BBC and popular television culture in the 1950s, Su Holmes
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Public service and the popular : debates and developments -- "Neighbors to the nation" : "Soap opera," the BBC and (re)visiting The Grove family (1954-57) -- "The 'Give-away' shows, but who is really paying?" : rethinking quiz and game shows on 1950s British television -- The problem show "an ... unmarried mother sat in a wing-backed chair on TV last night" : BBC Television asks Is this your problem? (1955-57) -- From "serialitis" to "torture, treacle, tears, and trickery" : framing television fame -- Conclusion : "There's nothing really better than what you're used to, is there?"
Control code
ocn680631836
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526101594
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18mtfr5
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)680631836
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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