Genre Studies in Mass Media: A Handbook by Art Silverblatt
English | 15 Mar. 2007 | ISBN: 0765616696 | 272 Pages | PDF | 2 MB
The study of various types of programming is essential for critical analysis of the media and also offers revealing perspectives on society's cultural values, preoccupations, behavior, and myths.
This handbook provides a systematic, in-depth approach to the study of media genres - including reality programs, game shows, situation comedies, soap operas, film noir, news programs, and more.