New PDF release: The Concise Encyclopedia of American Radio

By Christopher H. Sterling,Cary O'Dell

ISBN-10: 0415995337

ISBN-13: 9780415995337

The normal American listens to the radio 3 hours an afternoon. In mild of modern technological advancements equivalent to net radio, a few argue that the medium is dealing with a drawback, whereas others declare we're on the sunrise of a brand new radio revolution. The Concise Encyclopedia of yankee Radio is a vital single-volume reference advisor to this very important and evolving medium. It brings jointly the easiest and most vital entries from the three-volume Museum of Broadcast Communications Encyclopedia of Radio, edited by means of Christopher Sterling.


Comprised of greater than three hundred entries spanning the discovery of radio to the web, The Concise Encyclopedia of yank Radio addresses personalities, song genres, laws, expertise, programming and stations, the "golden age" of radio and different themes with regards to radio broadcasting all through its heritage. The entries are up to date all through and the amount includes nine new entries on subject matters starting from podcasting to the decline of radio. The Concise Encyclopedia of yank Radio include feedback for additional analyzing as enhances to many of the articles, biographical information for all person-entries, construction credit for courses, and a finished index.

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