The phenomena of television is examined, from the historical context and television as an art form to television in various aspects of modern society such as TV in the classroom and on the battlefield.Howdy Doody distributed 100, 000 campaign buttons to eager youngsters when he ran for president aquot;of all the boys and girlsaquot; in 1948 a the first puppet politician to own up to that description. The Davy Crockett ... In every era, these TV-related toys, clothes, and artifacts have been consumed, forgotten, and discarded quickly , only to resurface years later as valued collectibles. A mint seventy-two-card setanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Syracuse University Press - 1992|