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AS3217 U.S. Media & Public Policy
Semester 2 2000-2001
A/P Ian Gordon
AS7/02-29
Ph. 874 4694

Lecture 6
Television: Networks and Suburbanization



Reading:
Lynn Spigel, Make Room for TV: Television and the Family Ideal in Postwar America (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1992), Chapter Five. NUS Library Holdings
Joseph Turow, Media Today: An Introduction to Mass Communication (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999), Chapters Eleven and Thirteen. RBR Holdings

Additional:
Erik Barnouw, Tube of Plenty: the Evolution of American Television (New York: Oxford University Press, 1990), Chapters Three and Four. NUS Library Holdings
James L. Baughman, The Republic of Mass Culture: Journalism, Filmmaking, and Broadcasting in America since 1941 (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997), Chapter Four.  NUS Library Holdings
George Lipsitz, Time Passages: Collective Memory and American Popular Culture (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1990), Chapter Three. NUS Library Holdings

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