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More than meets the eye : watching television watching us / John J. Pungente, Martin O'Malley.

Title
More than meets the eye : watching television watching us / John J. Pungente, Martin O'Malley.
Author
Pungente, John J.
Publication
Toronto : M&S, c1999.

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Additional Authors
O'Malley, Martin
Description
254 p.; 24 cm.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Television programs
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
Introduction: Ignatius, Meet Buffy! Buffy, Meet Ignatius! 1 -- 1 Inside Plato's Cave 20 -- 2 Vampires, Lawyers, Aliens, Doctors, and Cops 32 -- 3 All in the Family: Sitcoms as Modern Miracle Plays 63 -- 4 Bishop Sheen Touches an Angel: Values on Television 88 -- 5 He Shoots, He Kills! Violence on Television 111 -- 6 Buy Me That! Television and Consumerism 131 -- 7 Television's Funhouse Mirror: Soap, Talk, and Trash 153 -- 8 You Provide the Prose, I'll Provide the War: Television News 175 -- 9 Television Gives Good Grief: From JFK to Diana 200 -- Final Thoughts: Say Goodnight, Dick. Goodnight, Dick 222 -- Appendix 1 Media Education in Canada 227.
ISBN
0771071000 :
LCCN
cn^99930261^
OCLC
45500500
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library