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Olympic Media: Inside the Biggest Show on Television By Andrew C. Billings Ian McDonald Jennifer Hargreaves,

  • Title: Olympic Media: Inside the Biggest Show on Television
  • Author: Andrew C. Billings Ian McDonald Jennifer Hargreaves
  • ISBN: 9780415772518
  • Page: 429
  • Format: Paperback
  • Located in the United States, NBC National Broadcasting Company is the biggest and most powerful Olympic network in the world, having won the rights to televise both the Summer and the Winter Olympic Games By way of attracting viewers of both sexes and all ages and ethnicities than any other sporting event, and through the production of breathtaking spectacles andLocated in the United States, NBC National Broadcasting Company is the biggest and most powerful Olympic network in the world, having won the rights to televise both the Summer and the Winter Olympic Games By way of attracting viewers of both sexes and all ages and ethnicities than any other sporting event, and through the production of breathtaking spectacles and absorbing stories, NBC s Olympic telecasts have huge power and potential to shape viewer perceptions.Billings s unique text examines the production, content, and potential effects of NBC s Olympic telecasts Interviews with key NBC Olympic producers and sportscasters including NBC Universal Sports and Olympics President Dick Ebersol and primetime anchor Bob Costas outline the inner workings of the NBC Olympic machine content analyses from ten years of Olympic telecasts 1996 2006 examine the portrayal of nationality, gender, and ethnicity within NBC s telecast and survey analyses interrogate the extent to which NBC s storytelling process affects viewer beliefs about identity issues This mixed method approach offers valuable insights into what Billings portrays as the biggest show on television.
    Olympic Media Inside the Biggest Show on Television Located in the United States NBC National Broadcasting Company is the biggest and most powerful Olympic network in the world having won the rights to televise both the Summer and the Winter Olympic

    One thought on “Olympic Media: Inside the Biggest Show on Television”

    1. Fully comprehensive look at how US television media covers he Olympic broadcasts Very academic, but yet very enjoyable The data is a little outdated today as the last Olympic Games evaluated in the book is Torino, but still quite relevant.

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