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Author Fuqua, Joy V., 1962-
Title Prescription TV [electronic resource] : therapeutic discourse in the hospital and at home / Joy V. Fuqua.
Publication Info. Durham, [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2012.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: television, hospital, home -- Convalescent companions: hospital entertainment before television -- Television goes to the modern hospital -- Positioning the patient : the spatial therapeutics of hospital television -- Television in and out of the hospital : broadcasting directly to the consumer-patient -- Mediated agency : consumer-patients and Pfizer's Viagra commercials -- Conclusion: our bodies, our (TV) selves.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Television broadcasting -- Health aspects.
Television in medicine.
Hospital patients -- Services for.
Patients -- Services for.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Fuqua, Joy V., 1962- Prescription TV. Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012 9780822351153 0822351153 9780822351269 0822351269 (DLC) 2011053296
ISBN 9780822394747 (electronic bk.)
082239474X (electronic bk.)
9780822351153 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822351153 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822351269 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822351269 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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