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The Quiz Show
edizioni Edinburgh Univ Pr , 2009
Despite its enduring popularity with both broadcasters and audiences, the quiz show has found itself marginalised in studies of popular television. This book offers an introduction to the study of the quiz show. It covers topics such as the relationship between quiz shows and television genre, and the early broadcast...
edizioni Palgrave Macmillan collana Palgrave Macmillan (Paperback)
Entertaining Television challenges the idea that the BBC in the 1950s was elitist and 'staid', upholding Reithian values in a paternalistic, even patronising way. By focusing on a number of (often controversial) programme case studies – such as the soap opera, the quiz/game show, the 'problem' show and programmes dealing...