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The Resource Television and the meaning of live : an enquiry into human situation, Paddy Scannell, (electronic resource)

Television and the meaning of live : an enquiry into human situation, Paddy Scannell, (electronic resource)

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Television and the meaning of live : an enquiry into human situation
Title
Television and the meaning of live
Title remainder
an enquiry into human situation
Statement of responsibility
Paddy Scannell
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is about the question of existence, the meaning of 'life'. It is an enquiry into the contemporary human situation as disclosed by television. The elementary components of any real-world situation are place, people and time. These are first examined as basic existential phenomena drawing on Heidegger's fundamental enquiry into the human situation in Being and Time. They are then explored through the technological and production care-structures of broadcast television which, routinely and exceptionally, display the situated experience of being alive and living in the
Cataloging source
NUI
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Scannell, Paddy
Dewey number
302.23/45
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television broadcasting
  • Heidegger, Martin
  • Philosophy
  • Television
  • Existentialism
  • Existentialism on television
  • Live television programs
Label
Television and the meaning of live : an enquiry into human situation, Paddy Scannell, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one An introduction to the phenomenology of television -- Prologue: Heidegger's teacup -- What is phenomenology? -- Available world -- Available self -- Available time -- Turning on the TV set -- Television and technology -- Part two Television and the meaning of live -- The meaning of live -- How to talk--on radio -- How to talk--on television -- The moment of the goal--on television -- Being in the moment: the meaning of media events -- Catastrophe--on television -- Television and history
Control code
ocn872415268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780745679648
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872415268
Label
Television and the meaning of live : an enquiry into human situation, Paddy Scannell, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one An introduction to the phenomenology of television -- Prologue: Heidegger's teacup -- What is phenomenology? -- Available world -- Available self -- Available time -- Turning on the TV set -- Television and technology -- Part two Television and the meaning of live -- The meaning of live -- How to talk--on radio -- How to talk--on television -- The moment of the goal--on television -- Being in the moment: the meaning of media events -- Catastrophe--on television -- Television and history
Control code
ocn872415268
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780745679648
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)872415268

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