The Broadcast Century and Beyond: A Biography of American Broadcasting

5th Edition

Robert L Hilliard, Michael C Keith

Routledge
Published February 16, 2010
Textbook - 378 Pages
ISBN 9780240812366 - CAT# Y140743

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

USD$64.95

Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!

Summary

The Broadcast Century and Beyond is a popular history of the most influential and innovative industry of the century. The story of broadcasting is told in a direct and informal style, blending personal insight and authoritative scholarship. The book vividly depicts the events, people, programs, & companies that made television & radio dominant forms of communication. This edition includes coverage of the technologies that have emerged over the past decade & discusses the profound impact they have had on the broadcasting industry in political, social, & economic spheres. The industry has been completely revolutionized with the advent of YouTube, podcasting, iphones, etc., and the authors discuss the impact on broadcasting. New sidebars scattered throughout the book showcase the intersections of broadcast history, & colors these events through a social, cultural, & political lens.

Instructors

We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

Request an
e-inspection copy

Share this Title