Table of contents for Prime-time television : a concise history / by Barbara Moore, Marvin R. Bensman, and Jim Van Dyke.

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Table of Contents
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Introduction
1. The Heritage of Radio Programming (1927¿47)
2. The Experimental Days of Television Programming (1939¿47)
3. Finding an Audience (1948¿52)
4. The Rise and Fall of Live Drama and Quiz Shows (1953¿59)
5. Detectives, Cowboys, and Happy Families (1960¿69)
6. Controversy in Prime Time (1970¿84)
7. Changes in Competition (1985¿95)
8. New Voices (1996¿2005)
Conclusion
End¿of¿Book Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Television broadcasting -- United States -- History.