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CHANNELS OF DISCOURSE, REASSEMBLED : Television And Contemporary Criticism

By: Allen, Robert C. (Edited by)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: London, England, Routledge: 2003

Edition: Second Edition, Reprint

Seller ID: 007998

ISBN: 0415080592

Condition: Very Good


420pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small, soft indentation to lower margin of last few pages. Illustrated card wrapper has small indentation to rear panel, otherwise negligible scuffing. " . . . the most comprehensive consideration of commercial television, drawing on insights provided by contemporary criticism: semiotics, narrative theory, reception theory, genre theory, ideological analysis, psychoanalysis, feminist criticism, and British cultural studies." Contents include: Intro., 9 chapters, Afterword, Television Critic... View more info

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TO BE CONTINUED . . . Soap Operas Around the World

By: Allen, Robert C. (Edited by)

Price: $17.10

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008809

ISBN: 0415110076

Condition: Very Good


ix, + 398pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, and sunned on spine and front panel. " . . . explores the world's most popular form of television drama, the soap opera. From Denver to Delhi, Moscow to Manchester, audiences eagerly await the next episode of 'As the World Turns', 'The Rich Also Weep', or 'EastEnders". But the popularity of soap operas in Britain and the USA pales in comparison to the role they play in media cultures in other parts of the world . . . presents the first scholarly examination of soap opera as global m... View more info