TITLE

Reality TV: It's Here to Stay

AUTHOR(S)
Sternberg, Scott
PUB. DATE
November 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 46, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents views on reality television programs in the U.S. Examples of the television programs in the past; Overview of the evolution of reality; Increase in the conflict and sexual content of reality shows.
ACCESSION #
18798811

 

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