A European Television History (Paperback)

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By Jonathan Bignell (Editor), Andreas Fickers (Editor)
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European Television History brings together television historians and media scholars to chart the development of television in Europe since its inception. The volume interrogates the history of the medium in divergent political, economic, cultural and ideological national contexts
  • Taking a comparative approach to the topic, the volume is organized around a set of common questions, themes, and methodological reflections
  • Deals with European television in the context of television historiography and transnational traditions
  • Case study chapters written by scholars from different European countries to reflect their specific areas of expertise

About the Author

JONATHAN BIGNELL is Professor of Television and Film at the University of Reading (UK). ANDREAS FICKERS is Assistant Professor for Television History at the University of Utrecht (NL).

Product Details
ISBN: 9781405163408
ISBN-10: 1405163402
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: December 15th, 2008
Pages: 288
Language: English