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The Resource Viewers like you? : how public TV failed the people, Laurie Ouellette

Viewers like you? : how public TV failed the people, Laurie Ouellette

Label
Viewers like you? : how public TV failed the people
Title
Viewers like you?
Title remainder
how public TV failed the people
Statement of responsibility
Laurie Ouellette
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How ""public"" is public television if only a small percentage of the American people tune in on a regular basis? When public television addresses ""viewers like you, "" just who are you? Despite the current of frustration with commercial television that runs through American life, most TV viewers bypass the redemptive ""oasis of the wasteland"" represented by PBS and turn to the sitcoms, soap operas, music videos, game shows, weekly dramas, and popular news programs produced by the culture industries. Viewers Like You? traces the history of public broadcasting in the United States, questi
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ouellette, Laurie
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
NONE
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public television
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Ideology
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Ideology
  • Public television
  • United States
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Ideology
  • Public television
  • Television
  • United States
Label
Viewers like you? : how public TV failed the people, Laurie Ouellette
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-264) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Cultural Contradictions of Public Television; 1. Oasis of the Vast Wasteland; 2. The Quest to Cultivate; 3. TV Viewing as Good Citizenship; 4. Something for Everyone; 5. Radicalizing Middle America; Epilogue: Public Television, Popularity, and Cultural Justice; Notes; Index
Control code
ocm51972972
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231505994
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 9780231119429
  • 10.7312/oull11942
  • ebc983171
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt271dzk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51972972
Label
Viewers like you? : how public TV failed the people, Laurie Ouellette
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-264) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Cultural Contradictions of Public Television; 1. Oasis of the Vast Wasteland; 2. The Quest to Cultivate; 3. TV Viewing as Good Citizenship; 4. Something for Everyone; 5. Radicalizing Middle America; Epilogue: Public Television, Popularity, and Cultural Justice; Notes; Index
Control code
ocm51972972
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231505994
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
  • 9780231119429
  • 10.7312/oull11942
  • ebc983171
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt271dzk
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51972972

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