作者 Greenberg, Joshua M
書名 From Betamax to Blockbuster : Video Stores and the Invention of Movies on Video
出版項 Cambridge : MIT Press, 2008
©2008
國際標準書號 9780262274289 (electronic bk.)
9780262072908
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (229 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
系列 Inside Technology Ser
Inside Technology Ser
附註 Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1 Videophiles and Betamania: Hacking the VCR -- 2 "Hollywood in a Box": Reconstructing Videotapes as Transparent Media -- 3 Retailers -- 4 Movie Culture in the Video Store and at Home -- 5 Retailers, Employees, and Consumers -- 6 Building Closure Around Video (Stores) -- 7 The Thin Line Between Movie and Technology -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Notes on the videostoreproject.com Website -- Notes -- Index
How the VCR was transformed from a machine that records television into a medium for movies
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鏈接 Print version: Greenberg, Joshua M. From Betamax to Blockbuster : Video Stores and the Invention of Movies on Video Cambridge : MIT Press,c2008 9780262072908
主題 Videocassette recorders.;Video recordings industry -- History
Electronic books
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