Blue Skies: A History of Cable Television

Blue Skies: A History of Cable Television

By: Patrick R. Parsons (author)Hardback

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Description

The first complete history of cable television in the United States

About Author

Patrick R. Parsons is Don Davis Professor of Ethics, College of Communications, Penn State University. He is the co-author (with Robert Frieden) of The Cable and Satellite Television Industry. He is also the author of Cable Television and the First Amendment and co-editor (with Steve Knowlton) of The Journalist's Moral Compass.

Contents

Table of Contents Preface Chapter 1: The Evolution of a Revolution Chapter 2: Pioneering Efforts Chapter 3: Mom `n' Pop Business Chapter 4: Abel Cable Goes to Washington Chapter 5: Cable's New Frontier Chapter 6: The Wired Nation Chapter 7: The Cable Fable Chapter 8: The Phoenix Chapter 9: Cablemania Chapter 10: The Cable Boom Chapter 11: The Cable Cosa Nostra Chapter 12: 500 Channels Chapter 13: "What's Gonna Be Next?" Appendices

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592132874
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 816
  • ID: 9781592132874
  • ISBN10: 1592132871

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