The Resource America's first network TV censor : the work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich, Bob Pondillo, (electronic resource)

America's first network TV censor : the work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich, Bob Pondillo, (electronic resource)

Label
America's first network TV censor : the work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich
Title
America's first network TV censor
Title remainder
the work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich
Statement of responsibility
Bob Pondillo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
America's First Network TV Censor: The Work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich is a unique examination of early television censorship, centered around the papers of Stockton Helffrich, the first manager of the censorship department at NBC. Set against the backdrop of postwar America and contextualized by myriad primary sources including original interviews and unpublished material, Helffrich's reports illustrate how early censorship of advertising, language, and depictions of sex, violence, and race shaped the new medium. While other books have cited H
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pondillo, Robert
Dewey number
384.55092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN1992.4.H42
LC item number
P76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Helffrich, Stockton
  • National Broadcasting Company
  • Television broadcasting
  • Television
Label
America's first network TV censor : the work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich, Bob Pondillo, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction : context and beginnings of TV censorship -- Stockton who? -- The early years -- The NBC-TV program policies manual -- Sin, sex, and TV censorship -- Gagging the gags -- TV violence -- Postwar racial discourse -- Of truth and toilet paper -- Conclusion : a prescient vision
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613674043
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1354388
  • (OCoLC)649913240
  • (SSID)ssj0000482700
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11929747
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000482700
  • (PQKBWorkID)10528709
  • (PQKB)10575655
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1354388
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse3524
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000019119
Label
America's first network TV censor : the work of NBC's Stockton Helffrich, Bob Pondillo, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Introduction : context and beginnings of TV censorship -- Stockton who? -- The early years -- The NBC-TV program policies manual -- Sin, sex, and TV censorship -- Gagging the gags -- TV violence -- Postwar racial discourse -- Of truth and toilet paper -- Conclusion : a prescient vision
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613674043
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)1354388
  • (OCoLC)649913240
  • (SSID)ssj0000482700
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11929747
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000482700
  • (PQKBWorkID)10528709
  • (PQKB)10575655
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1354388
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse3524
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000019119

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