Watching television: a Pantheon guide to popular culture

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Pantheon Books, 1986 - Performing Arts - 248 pages
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7 essays by leading media critics explore the politics and social implications of television. "...An important step into the past wasteland era of writing about the tube." - NYT Book Review

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We Keep America on Top of the World
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SOAP OPERAS
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About the author (1986)

Todd Gitlin is the author of ten books, most recently "Media Unlimited: How the Torrent of Image and Sound Overwhelms Our Lives "(2002). He is Professor of Journalism and Sociology at Columbia University.

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