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The Resource Ethics of reality TV : a philosophical examination

Ethics of reality TV : a philosophical examination

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Ethics of reality TV : a philosophical examination
Title
Ethics of reality TV
Title remainder
a philosophical examination
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beginning with the new millennium, reality television exploded both in number of shows and in popularity. The scholarship on reality TV is beginning to catch up, but one of the most enduring questions about the genreIs it ethical?has yet to be addressed in any systematic and comprehensive way. Through investigating issues ranging from deception and privacy breeches to community building and democratization of TV, The Ethics of Reality TV explores the ways in which reality TV may create both benefits and harms to society. The edited collection features the work of leading scholars in the field
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Wyatt, Wendy N
Dewey number
175
Index
no index present
LC call number
P94
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Bunton, Kristie
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  • Reality television programs
  • Television
  • Media studies
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Reality television programs
  • Reality-TV
  • Ethik
  • Dokusåpor
Label
Ethics of reality TV : a philosophical examination
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The Morality of Amoral TV; Introduction: Reality TV Matters; 1 Flourishing: Reality TV and a Life of Ethical Excellence; 2 Stereotypes: Reality TV as Both Creator and Confronter; 3 Privacy: What Has Reality TV Got To Hide?; 4 Cultural Values: Reality TV Manufactures Marriage; 5 Community: Reality TV Reaching Out; 6 Inspiration and Motivation: If Reality TV Stars Can Do It, So Can I; 7 Commercialization: The Intersection of Economics and Ethics in Reality TV; 8 Deception: Reality TV Playing Us False; 9 Democracy and Discourse: How Reality TV Fosters Citizenship -- 10 Exploitation: When Reality TV Becomes Degradation TV; Conclusion: Reality TV Conveys Responsibilities
Control code
793996894
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441179340
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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9781441179340
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996894
Label
Ethics of reality TV : a philosophical examination
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Morality of Amoral TV; Introduction: Reality TV Matters; 1 Flourishing: Reality TV and a Life of Ethical Excellence; 2 Stereotypes: Reality TV as Both Creator and Confronter; 3 Privacy: What Has Reality TV Got To Hide?; 4 Cultural Values: Reality TV Manufactures Marriage; 5 Community: Reality TV Reaching Out; 6 Inspiration and Motivation: If Reality TV Stars Can Do It, So Can I; 7 Commercialization: The Intersection of Economics and Ethics in Reality TV; 8 Deception: Reality TV Playing Us False; 9 Democracy and Discourse: How Reality TV Fosters Citizenship -- 10 Exploitation: When Reality TV Becomes Degradation TV; Conclusion: Reality TV Conveys Responsibilities
Control code
793996894
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441179340
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441179340
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996894

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