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About this book
This collection offers an overview of British TV comedies, ranging from the beginnings of sitcoms in the 1950s to the current boom of 'Britcoms'. It provides in-depth analyses of major comedies, systematically addressing their generic properties, filmic history, humour politics and cultural impact.
Television British British Television Comedy TV Comedy Britcom Sitcom Politics of Humour Class Race Gender Sexuality Transgression Cultural Concepts Seriality Contexts Controversies politics television