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Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory. Print. Olin Reference PN1993.45 C75x 2001+ Explains major theoretical approaches and definitions now deployed in the study of screen media. Entries range from long overview essays which summarize the central paradigms of film and television theory, to shorter definitions of key concepts and introductions to major influential figures. (jacket copy)