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The Resource Canadian television : text and context, Marian Bredin, Scott Henderson, and Sarah A. Matheson, editors

Canadian television : text and context, Marian Bredin, Scott Henderson, and Sarah A. Matheson, editors

Label
Canadian television : text and context
Title
Canadian television
Title remainder
text and context
Statement of responsibility
Marian Bredin, Scott Henderson, and Sarah A. Matheson, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the creation and circulation of entertainment television in Canada from the interdisciplinary perspective of television studies. This book surveys the commercial and technological imperatives of the Canadian television industry, the role of the CBC as Canada's public broadcaster, and the function of television's "star system"
Member of
Dewey number
302.23/450971
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bredin, Marian,
  • Henderson, Scott
  • Matheson, Sarah A.
Series statement
Film and media studies series
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  • Television broadcasting
  • Television broadcasting
  • National characteristics, Canadian
  • Canada
Label
Canadian television : text and context, Marian Bredin, Scott Henderson, and Sarah A. Matheson, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Foreword : One thing about television and ten things about Canadian TV / John Doyle -- From kine to hi-def : a personal view of television studies in Canada / Mary Jane Miller -- (Who knows?) What remains to be seen : archives, access, and other practical problems for the study of Canadian "national" television / Jennifer VanderBurgh -- Television, film and the Canadian star system / Liz Czach -- Producing aboriginal television in Canada : obstacles and opportunities / Marian Bredin -- Hypercommercialism and Canadian children's television : the case of YTV / Kyle Asquith -- Canadianizing Canadians : television, youth, identity / Michele Byers -- How even American reality TV can perform a public service on Canadian television / Derek S. Foster -- Television, nation, and the situation comedy in Canada : cultural diversity and Little mosque on the prairie / Sarah A. Matheson -- "Come on Eileen" : making Shania Canadian again / Scott Henderson
Control code
ocn741399601
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299313064
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741399601
Label
Canadian television : text and context, Marian Bredin, Scott Henderson, and Sarah A. Matheson, editors
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Foreword : One thing about television and ten things about Canadian TV / John Doyle -- From kine to hi-def : a personal view of television studies in Canada / Mary Jane Miller -- (Who knows?) What remains to be seen : archives, access, and other practical problems for the study of Canadian "national" television / Jennifer VanderBurgh -- Television, film and the Canadian star system / Liz Czach -- Producing aboriginal television in Canada : obstacles and opportunities / Marian Bredin -- Hypercommercialism and Canadian children's television : the case of YTV / Kyle Asquith -- Canadianizing Canadians : television, youth, identity / Michele Byers -- How even American reality TV can perform a public service on Canadian television / Derek S. Foster -- Television, nation, and the situation comedy in Canada : cultural diversity and Little mosque on the prairie / Sarah A. Matheson -- "Come on Eileen" : making Shania Canadian again / Scott Henderson
Control code
ocn741399601
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (239 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299313064
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741399601

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