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The Dynasty Years: Hollywood Television and Critical Media Studies (Comedia) 0th Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0415085991
ISBN-10: 0415085993
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One of the most sensible books I have read about the meanings and demeaning of television ... a clear-headed analysis of the Dynasty phenomenon. Gripsrud's reflections on the static and wistful academic celebrations of American television are sorely needed..
–Todd Gitlin, University of California, Berkeley

Jostein Gripsrud's study of Dynasty provides an original perspecitive on the processes and consequences of one of the main themes of our era -- the internationalization of popular culture..
–Nick Browne, University of California, Los Angeles

About the Author

Jostein Gripsrud is Professor in the Department of Media Studies, Univeristy of Bergen, Norway.
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Product Details

  • Series: Comedia
  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge (March 30, 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0415085993
  • ISBN-13: 978-0415085991
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.5 x 9.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9,995,645 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Being a HUGE Dynasty fan, I bought this book not really knowing what it was about. It certainly IS about Dynasty, but buyer beware...it is about Dynasty's affect on Norway's mass media market. It's rather interesting, but takes a lot of patience to get through, as I caught myself glazing over, trying to understand all the technical terms and statistics used in some passages. If you are looking for a tell-all, behind the scenes TV Book, THIS IS NOT IT! Most of the book is more about Scandanavian society than the show itself, but the author definitely sheds some interesting light on what goes on in producing and marketing a television show. This is NOT a coffee table book!
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