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The Essential HBO Reader

Gary R. Edgerton, Jeffrey P. Jones - Performing Arts - 2013 - 372 pages
The founding of Home Box Office in the early 1970s was a harbinger of the innovations that transformed television as an industry and a technology in the decades that followed ...
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Beyond Control: ABC and the Fate of the Networks

Huntington Williams - Business & Economics - 1989 - 290 pages
Written by an insider at ABC, this chronicle of the network's rise to number one and subsequent fall from grace explains how innovative programming and fresh ideas gave way to ...
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Alternate Channels: The Uncensored Story of Gay and Lesbian Images on Radio ...

Steven Capsuto - Performing Arts - 2000 - 495 pages
Explores the evolution of homosexual portrayals on America's airwaves, from its strictly tabooed status, to its earliest uses of innuendo and stereotypes, through the emerging ...
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One Foot on the Floor: The Curious Evolution of Sex on Television from I ...

Louis Chunovic - Performing Arts - 2000 - 216 pages
Chronicles the issue of sex in televison from the 1950s censorship of vulgarity to the present on-air sex scenes, and explores how every decade has addressed the need to ...
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Thinking Outside the Box: A Contemporary Television Genre Reader

Gary R. Edgerton, Brian Geoffrey Rose - Performing Arts - 2005 - 368 pages
Thinking Outside the Box brings together some of the best and most challenging scholarship about TV genres, exploring their genesis, their functions and development, and the ...
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Difficult Men: From The Sopranos and The Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad

Brett Martin - Performing Arts - 2013 - 320 pages
In the late 1990s and early 2000s, a wave of TV shows, first on premium cable channels like HBO and then basic cable networks like FX and AMC, dramatically stretched television ...
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