Table of contents for Russian television today : primetime drama and comedy / David MacFadyen.

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Introduction: Sweeping Statements and Broad Horizons		
1. Action Heroes: Don Quixote or James Bond?			
2. Adaptations: TV Drama vs. Literary Prestige 			
3. Soaps: The Influence of Latin America				
4. Costume Drama: ?Life as It Really Is? 				
5. Melodrama: Little People in the Big City 				
6. Heroines: Airports, Planes and Wedding Trains			
7. Comedy: Nervous Giggling and its Serious Object			
8. Law and Order: Making Sense of Something				
9. Criminal Series: Soviet Traditions Come Home 			
Conclusion: Fighting the Good Fight 				

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Television broadcasting -- Russia (Federation) -- History.
Television programs -- Russia (Federation) -- History.