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  • The Sixties: Television Journalism Matures

    journalism
    television
    american history
    The juxtaposition of fantastical and escapist television programs is compared with the rise of television journalism, which, during the sixties, covered wide-ranging controversial and politicized events as they happened.

  • The Sixties: Television Enters the Home

    consumerism
    television
    american history
    Experts weigh in on the entry of televisions into American homes and its effects on daily life and politics, including the Kennedy-Nixon debates.

  • The Sixties: Color Television

    color
    television
    american history
    Experts weigh in on the introduction of color television and the changes in the medium and style at the time.

  • The Sixties: Television Explores Society

    Has profanity
    commentary
    television
    american history
    An examination of the role of television shows in exploring and interpreting societal issues in America and imagining alternatives and answers.

  • The Sixties: Showing America to Americans

    Has profanity
    experiential
    television
    american history
    Examines the effect of Television on the United States, both as it was conceived of at the time and by contemporary media figures.