Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 October 2008

192 Pages | 3 B/W illustrations

ISBN: 9780748627530

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The Quiz Show

Su Holmes

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Represents one of few book-length studies of the quiz show
  • Offers an accessible introduction to the genre for undergraduate students
  • Draws upon new archival research in order to contribute to knowledge about the early history of the quiz show
  • Demonstrates why the quiz show matters to Television Studies
  • Brings together key approaches in the field with new interventions and areas of study (such as the quiz show in the multi-platform age, and the study of 'ordinary' people as performers)."

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