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The contemporary television series, edited by Michael Hammond and Lucy Mazdon

Label
The contemporary television series
Title
The contemporary television series
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Hammond and Lucy Mazdon
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offering an engaging and provocative study of the contemporary prime-time 'quality' serial television format, this book gives a timely account of prominent examples of the genre such as 'The X Files', 'The Sopranos' and 'The West Wing' and explores their influential position within the television industry
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hammond, Michael
  • Mazdon, Lucy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television soap operas
  • Television series
  • Television series
  • Television series
  • Television series
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Television series
  • Television soap operas
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Televisieseries
  • Fernsehserie
Label
The contemporary television series, edited by Michael Hammond and Lucy Mazdon
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Filmography: pages 253-255
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
Preface / Lucy Mazon -- Part I: Histories. The Writer/ producer in American television / Roberta Pearson -- The lack of influence of thirtysomething / Jane Feuer -- Twin Peaks: David Lynch and the serial-thriller soap / Linda Ruth Williams -- Quality/cult television: the X-Files and television history / Catherine Johnson -- Part II: The series/serial form. Introduction / Michael Hammond -- Television and Neo-Baroque / Angela Ndalianis -- Serial narrative and guest stars: Ally McBeal's eccentrics / Greg Smith -- The representation of youth and the twenty-something serial / Sarah Cardwell -- Violence and therapy in the Sopranos / Jason Jacobs -- Television, horror and everyday life in Buffy the Vampire Slayer / Eric Freedman -- Part III: Receptions. Introduction / Michael Hammond. Cult TV, quality and the role of the episode / programme guide / Matt Hills -- Creating ' quality' audiences for ER on channel four / Janet McCabe -- The Bartlet administration and contemporary populism in NBC's The West Wing / J. Elizabeth Clark
Control code
ocn647368172
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748679645
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttk2262
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647368172
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
The contemporary television series, edited by Michael Hammond and Lucy Mazdon
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Filmography: pages 253-255
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
Preface / Lucy Mazon -- Part I: Histories. The Writer/ producer in American television / Roberta Pearson -- The lack of influence of thirtysomething / Jane Feuer -- Twin Peaks: David Lynch and the serial-thriller soap / Linda Ruth Williams -- Quality/cult television: the X-Files and television history / Catherine Johnson -- Part II: The series/serial form. Introduction / Michael Hammond -- Television and Neo-Baroque / Angela Ndalianis -- Serial narrative and guest stars: Ally McBeal's eccentrics / Greg Smith -- The representation of youth and the twenty-something serial / Sarah Cardwell -- Violence and therapy in the Sopranos / Jason Jacobs -- Television, horror and everyday life in Buffy the Vampire Slayer / Eric Freedman -- Part III: Receptions. Introduction / Michael Hammond. Cult TV, quality and the role of the episode / programme guide / Matt Hills -- Creating ' quality' audiences for ER on channel four / Janet McCabe -- The Bartlet administration and contemporary populism in NBC's The West Wing / J. Elizabeth Clark
Control code
ocn647368172
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748679645
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttk2262
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)647368172
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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