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Radio & television industry books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Radio & television industry category. Presented with a red border are the Radio & television industry books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Contemporary Radio Programming Strategies by David T. MacFarland Contemporary Radio Programming Strategies

This book, first published in 1990, offers an in-depth analysis of the `fundamental beliefs' of radio. This refers to the common understanding of what the radio enterprise is - and should be - about: entertainment and information. A major thrust...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/04/2018

Independent Television Production in the UK From Cottage Industry to Big Business by David Lee Independent Television Production in the UK From Cottage Industry to Big Business

Filling an important gap in our understanding, this book constitutes a comprehensive account of this vital cultural industry for students, academics and researchers working in the areas of the cultural and creative industries, media and cultural policy and television studies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/03/2018

Stealing the Show How Women Are Revolutionising Television by Joy Press Stealing the Show How Women Are Revolutionising Television

In recent years, the television landscape has seen the glorious rise of women to key positions of power within the industry, from writers to producers to directors. Successes like Shonda Rhimes's Holy Trinity of shows as a producer-Grey's Anatomy, Scandal,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 08/03/2018

World Radio TV Handbook 2018 The Global Directory of Broadcasting by World Radio TV Handbook 2018 The Global Directory of Broadcasting

This is the 72nd edition of World Radio TV Handbook and this great directory continues to offer the most comprehensive guide to broadcasting on the planet.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/12/2017

Classical Music Radio in the United Kingdom, 1945-1995 by Anthony Stoller Classical Music Radio in the United Kingdom, 1945-1995

During these fifty years, British classical music radio featured spells of broad, multi-channel classical music radio, with aspirational and mainstream culture enjoying positive interactions, followed by periods of more restricted and exclusive output, in a paradigm of the place of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

No News is Bad News Radio, Television and the Public by Michael Bromley No News is Bad News Radio, Television and the Public

This volume of collected essays provides a wide-ranging survey of the state of radio and television, especially the idea of public service broadcasting, and of news, current affairs and documentary programming in America, Australia, the UK and the rest of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

British Broadcasting and the Public-Private Dichotomy Neoliberalism, Citizenship and the Public Sphere by Simon Dawes British Broadcasting and the Public-Private Dichotomy Neoliberalism, Citizenship and the Public Sphere

This text offers a theoretical engagement with the ways in which private and public interests - and how those interests have been understood - have framed the changing rationale for broadcasting regulation, using the first century of UK broadcasting as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/07/2017

The Political Spectrum The Tumultuous Liberation of Wireless Technology, from Herbert Hoover to the Smartphone by Thomas Winslow Hazlett The Political Spectrum The Tumultuous Liberation of Wireless Technology, from Herbert Hoover to the Smartphone

From the former chief economist of the FCC, a remarkable history of the U.S. government's regulation of the airwaves
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/07/2017

Coming Soon

The Rise of Radio, from Marconi Through the Golden Age by Alfred Balk The Rise of Radio, from Marconi Through the Golden Age

A sweep of radio history from its birth as Marconi's wireless telegraph through its status under deregulation, this book analyzes the changing medium's social, political, and cultural impact. It casts light on many topics, including the roles of women and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/04/2018

Complete Television, Radio & Cable Industry Directory, 2018 by Laura Mars Complete Television, Radio & Cable Industry Directory, 2018

In print for more than seven decades as Broadcasting Yearbook and more recently, Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook, this directory has been the go-to source for station data and industry contacts in the US and Canadian television, radio and cable marketplace.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2018

Broadcasting Democracy Radio and Identity in South Africa by Tanja Bosch Broadcasting Democracy Radio and Identity in South Africa

Provides an exciting look into the diverse world of South African radio, exploring how various radio formats and stations play a role in constructing post-apartheid identities. At the centre of the book is the argument that various types of radio...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2018

Platform Power and Policy in Transforming Television Markets by Tom Evens, Karen Donders Platform Power and Policy in Transforming Television Markets
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Platform Power and Policy in Transforming Television Markets contributes to the growing field of media industry studies, and draws on scholarly work in communication, political economy and public policy whilst providing a deeper insight into the transformation of the TV...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/05/2018

Still On Air Producing Television in Small Markets by Yvette J. Rowe, Livingston A. White Still On Air Producing Television in Small Markets
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Within small markets for television like Jamaica, where sustaining a show on air is affected by financial and other challenges, remaining on air for a long time becomes a key marker of a television programme's success. Still on Air documents...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/05/2018

The Business of Television by Ken (Sony Pictures Television; Harvard Business School, USA) Basin The Business of Television
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In this book, esteemed television executive and Harvard lecturer Ken Basin offers a comprehensive overview of the business, financial, and legal structure of the U.S. television industry, as well as its dealmaking norms. Written for working or aspiring creative professionals...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/07/2018

The Business of Television by Ken (Sony Pictures Television; Harvard Business School, USA) Basin The Business of Television
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In this book, esteemed television executive and Harvard lecturer Ken Basin offers a comprehensive overview of the business, financial, and legal structure of the U.S. television industry, as well as its dealmaking norms. Written for working or aspiring creative professionals...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/07/2018

Other books in this genre

9XM WHA Radio and the Wisconsin Idea by Randall Davidson 9XM WHA Radio and the Wisconsin Idea

Provides a history of the innovative work of Wisconsin's educational radio stations, from the first broadcast by experimental station 9XM at the University of Wisconsin to the network of stations known today as Wisconsin Public Radio.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Tx Magazine Pirate Radio Dispatches from Eighties London by Stephen Hebditch Tx Magazine Pirate Radio Dispatches from Eighties London


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/06/2017

Chinese Television in the Twenty-First Century Entertaining the Nation by Ruoyun (University of Toronto, Canada) Bai Chinese Television in the Twenty-First Century Entertaining the Nation
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The past two decades witnessed the rise of television entertainment in China. Although television networks are still state-owned and Party-controlled in China, the ideological landscape of television programs has become increasingly diverse and even paradoxical, simultaneously subservient and defiant, nationalistic...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2017

TV News Channels in India Business, Content and Regulation by P. N. Vasanti TV News Channels in India Business, Content and Regulation

This is the first book on TV news in India providing perspectives of 11 authors with a statistical history of 10 years of TV news trends. The book is based on CMS Media Lab's data bank of nearly 90,000 hours...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/03/2017

The Transformation of Television Sport New Methods, New Rules by M. Milne The Transformation of Television Sport New Methods, New Rules

The Transformation of Television Sport: New Methods, New Rules examines how developments in technology, broadcasting rights and regulation combine to determine what sport we see on television, where we can see it and what the final output looks and sounds...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/03/2017

Pinkoes and Traitors The BBC and the nation, 1974-1987 by Jean Seaton Pinkoes and Traitors The BBC and the nation, 1974-1987

This compelling account of a turbulent period in the history of the BBC opens at a time of national decline under the Labour governments of Harold Wilson and James Callaghan, and ends during Margaret Thatcher's iconoclastic Conservative premiership. The intervening...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2017

World Radio TV Handbook by World Radio TV Handbook

The 71st edition of WRT Handbook, this great directory continues to offer the most comprehensive guide to broadcasting on the planet
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2016

Cliffhanger Confessions of a shock jock by Gareth Cliff Cliffhanger Confessions of a shock jock


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2016

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