Free downloads ebook from pdf Entertaining Politics: Satiric Television and Political Engagement English version 9780742565296 Jeffrey P. Jones

Entertaining Politics: Satiric Television and Political Engagement

Entertaining Politics: Satiric Television and Political Engagement

by Jeffrey P. Jones

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780742565296
Pages: 328
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2021-05-08
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In this completely revised and updated edition (including eight new chapters), Jeffrey Jones charts the evolution and maturation of political entertainment television by examining The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, The Colbert Report, Politically Incorrect/Real Time with Bill Maher, and Michael Moore's TV Nation and The Awful Truth. This volume investigates how and why these shows have been central locations for the critique of political and economic power and an important resource for citizens during numerous ...