History of Television

History of Television

by M. M Eboch

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This title examines television’s origin in the United States, the ways different networks and shows have shaped history, and how it has grown to capture the nation’s attention. Special features include a timeline, Art Spotlights, infographics, and fact bubbles. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781629691268
Publisher: ABDO Publishing
Publication date: 12/15/2014
Series: Essential Library of Cultural History Series
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Lexile: 1010L (what's this?)
File size: 6 MB
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Television Connects Cultures 6

Chapter 2 Radio with Pictures 12

Chapter 3 Rise and Fall and Rise Again 22

Chapter 4 The Golden Age of Television 34

Chapter 5 Power of the Newsroom 46

Chapter 6 Diversity On-Screen 58

Chapter 7 Power and Politics 66

Chapter 8 Cable Television 78

Chapter 9 Global Media 90

Timeline 98

Glossary 102

Additional Resources 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

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