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Ouellette, Laurie

A Companion to Reality Television

Ouellette, Laurie - A Companion to Reality Television, ebook

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International in scope and more comprehensive than existing collections, A Companion to Reality Television presents a complete guide to the study of reality, factual and nonfiction television entertainment, encompassing a wide range of formats and incorporating cutting-edge work in critical, social and political theory.

  • Original in bringing cutting-edge work in critical, social and political theory into the conversation about reality TV
  • Consolidates the latest, broadest range of scholarship on the politics of reality television and its vexed relationship to culture, society, identity, democracy, and “ordinary people” in the media
  • Includes primetime reality entertainment as well as precursors such as daytime talk shows in the scope of discussion
  • Contributions from a list of international, leading scholars in this field

Keywords: TV & Radio, non-fiction television, documentary television, game shows, talk shows, television studies, cultural studies, gender and television, ethics and entertainment, identity and entertainment, television research, cultural studies research, political economy, media studies research, television scholarship, cinema studies, journalism ethics, ethics and television, critical theory, social theory, social experiments, celebrity, television trends, popular culture, youth culture, consumer culture, visual culture, Big Brother, Survivor, Amazing Race, Got Talent

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2014
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
592 pages
Category
Art, Art History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118599747
Printed ISBN
9780470659274

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