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The Resource Reality TV : remaking television culture, edited by Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette

Reality TV : remaking television culture, edited by Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette

Label
Reality TV : remaking television culture
Title
Reality TV
Title remainder
remaking television culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Survivor. The Bachelor. Extreme Makeover. Big Brother. Joe Millionaire. American Idol. The Osbournes. It is virtually impossible to turn on a television without coming across some sort of reality programming. Yet, while this genre has rapidly moved from the fringes of television culture to its lucrative core, critical attention has not kept pace. Beginning by unearthing its historical roots in early reality shows like Candid Camera and wending its way through An American Family, Cops, and The Real World to the most recent crop of reality programs, Reality TV is the first book to address the
Member of
Cataloging source
CUS
Dewey number
791.45/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.R43
LC item number
R43 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
PN1992.8.R43
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Murray, Susan
  • Ouellette, Laurie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reality television programs
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Reality television programs
  • United States
  • Reality-TV
  • Reality-TV
  • Kulturleben
  • Fernsehen
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Reality TV : remaking television culture, edited by Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
"Stanley Milgram, Allen Funt, and me": postwar social science and the "first wave" of reality TV / Anna McCarthy -- Performing the real: documentary diversions (with afterword) / John Corner -- "I think we need a new name for it": the meeting of documentary and reality TV / Susan Murray -- Teaching us to fake it: the ritualized norms of television's "reality" games / Nick Couldry -- Extraordinarily ordinary: The Osbournes as "an American family" / Derek Kompare -- The political economic origins of reali-TV / Chad Raphael -- Television 2.0: the business of American television in transition / Ted Magder -- Hoaxing the 'real': on the metanarrative of reality television / Alison Hearn -- Global TV realities: international markets, geopolitics, and the transcultural contexts of reality TV / John McMurria -- Country hicks and urban cliques: mediating race, reality, and liberalism on MTV's The real world / Jon Kraszewski -- "Take responsibility for yourself": Judge Judy and the neoliberal citizen / Laurie Ouellette -- Belabored reality: making it work on The simple life and Project runway / Heather Hendershot -- Cinderella burps: gender, performativity, and the dating show / Jonathan Gray -- The comedic treatment of reality: Kathy Griffin: My life on the D-list, Fat actress, and The comeback / Heather Osborne-Thompson -- Melancholy, merit, and merchandise: the postwar audience participation show / Amber Watts -- Visceral literacy : reality TV, savvy viewers, and auto-spies / Mark Andrejevic -- Buying into American idol: how we are being sold on reality television / Henry Jenkins
Control code
713100255
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 377 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814757338
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1522s7m
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)713100255
Label
Reality TV : remaking television culture, edited by Susan Murray and Laurie Ouellette
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
"Stanley Milgram, Allen Funt, and me": postwar social science and the "first wave" of reality TV / Anna McCarthy -- Performing the real: documentary diversions (with afterword) / John Corner -- "I think we need a new name for it": the meeting of documentary and reality TV / Susan Murray -- Teaching us to fake it: the ritualized norms of television's "reality" games / Nick Couldry -- Extraordinarily ordinary: The Osbournes as "an American family" / Derek Kompare -- The political economic origins of reali-TV / Chad Raphael -- Television 2.0: the business of American television in transition / Ted Magder -- Hoaxing the 'real': on the metanarrative of reality television / Alison Hearn -- Global TV realities: international markets, geopolitics, and the transcultural contexts of reality TV / John McMurria -- Country hicks and urban cliques: mediating race, reality, and liberalism on MTV's The real world / Jon Kraszewski -- "Take responsibility for yourself": Judge Judy and the neoliberal citizen / Laurie Ouellette -- Belabored reality: making it work on The simple life and Project runway / Heather Hendershot -- Cinderella burps: gender, performativity, and the dating show / Jonathan Gray -- The comedic treatment of reality: Kathy Griffin: My life on the D-list, Fat actress, and The comeback / Heather Osborne-Thompson -- Melancholy, merit, and merchandise: the postwar audience participation show / Amber Watts -- Visceral literacy : reality TV, savvy viewers, and auto-spies / Mark Andrejevic -- Buying into American idol: how we are being sold on reality television / Henry Jenkins
Control code
713100255
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 377 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814757338
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1522s7m
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)713100255

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