By Geraldine Harris
This ebook examines principles round politics and aesthetics, which emerge from such theories as Marxist-socialism and postmodernism, feminism and postmodern feminism, anti-racism and postcolonialism, queer concept and theories of globalisation, and evaluates their influence on tv feedback and on tv as an establishment. those discussions are consolidated via a few case reviews that provide analyses of a number tv drama texts together with 'Ally McBeal', 'Supply and Demand', 'The Bill', 'Second Generation', 'Star Trek: Enterprise', 'Queer as Folk', 'Metrosexuality' and 'The homicide of Stephen Lawrence'.
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Beyond representation: Television drama and the politics and aesthetics of identity by Geraldine Harris