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Taking the long view

R. W. Kilborn

Taking the long view

a study of longitudinal documentary

by R. W. Kilborn

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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed in the U.S. by Palgrave Macmillan in Manchester, UK, New York, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Longitudinal method,
  • Documentary television programs,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [194]-197) and index.

    StatementRichard Kilborn
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1992.8.D6 K55 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination201 p. ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24858483M
    ISBN 100719078644, 0719078652
    ISBN 109780719078644, 9780719078651
    LC Control Number2011280024
    OCLC/WorldCa540182711

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