Franklin

Rules of the game : quiz shows and American culture / Olaf Hoerschelmann.

Author/Creator:
Hoerschelmann, Olaf, 1965-
Publication:
Albany : State University of New York Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 208 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Quiz shows -- United States.
Contents:
What is a genre? Quiz shows/game shows
A heart line to America: creating audience participation
Big money: the scandal and quiz shows in the 1950's
Dealing with change: the evolution of quiz shows in the 1960's
Dating games: playing relationships in 1980s and 1990s television
Interactive control: quiz shows and new media technologies
Conclusion: the reality of quiz shows.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-200) and index.
ISBN:
0791468097 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0791468100 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
61309364
Publisher Number:
9780791468098
9780791468104
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy