WorldCat Identities

Hilliard, Robert L. 1925-

Overview
Works: 66 works in 412 publications in 6 languages and 11,785 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, ed
Classifications: PN1990.6.U5, 808.22
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert L Hilliard
Writing for television and radio by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

52 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radio broadcasting; an introduction to the sound medium by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

47 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended as a basic text for the student, teacher, or professional, this book covers several major aspects of broadcasting. The section on programming suggests ways to capture the audience desired by the station. Job functions of studio personnel are explored. Operating and studio facilities, including microphones, tape recorders, records, turntables, and sound effects equipment, are described briefly and illustrated with photographs. The philosophy, place, and application of producing and directing musical programs, variety shows, news, features, and public service entertainment are examined in detail. Discussions of the Kennedy assassination and Pope Paul''s visit to New York from a broadcaster's angle serve as examples of radio news coverage. Writing for radio commercials, documentaries, special events and features, and a variety of other formats is described. Voice production and microphone techniques are explained, and the job opportunities for radio performers are outlined. (Jk)
Waves of rancor : tuning in the radical right by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

13 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waves of Rancor also features exclusive interviews with far-right and extreme-right leaders, including David Duke, a former leader of the Ku Klux Klan and founder of the largest Klan organization today, the Knights of the KKK; James Green, founder and "major general" of the Aggressive Christianity Missions Training Corps, whose radio program, "Battle Cry," is carried on international short-wave by the World Wide Christian Radio network; and Tom Valentine of the Liberty Lobby - an organization that attempts to "put as populist or as friendly a face on neo-Nazism as it can."
The broadcast century and beyond : a biography of American broadcasting by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

17 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Broadcast Century and Beyond, Fourth Edition is a popular history of the most influential and innovative industry of the previous and current century (so far). The story of broadcasting is told in a direct and informal style, blending personal insight and authoritative scholarship to fully capture the many facets of this dynamic industry. The book vividly depicts the events, people, programs, and companies that made television and radio dominant forms of communication."--Jacket
Media, education, and America's counter-culture revolution : lost and found opportunities for media impact on education, gender, race, and the arts by Robert L Hilliard( )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The broadcast century : a biography of American broadcasting by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

21 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numerous personal retrospectives from leading figures in broadcasting, including Garrison Keilor, Julia Child, Norman Corwin, and Steve Allen, add an intimate dimension to this eminently readable narrative, while a book-length, running time-line of world and media events and two hundred illustrations continually orient readers to periods and places. This second edition adds new information about the rapidly changing aspects of broadcasting in the 90s, making this the most up-to-date perspective on the media
Writing for television, radio, and new media by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing for Television, Radio, and New media has been the leading work in its field for more than fifty years. Its frequently updated revisions, including the eleventh edition, combine the best principles and examples of the past with those of contemporary practice. Its thorough coverage of concepts, approaches, and techniques concentrates on the key media formats of commercials; news and sports; documentaries; reality programs; talk shows; interviews; music programs; corporate, educational, and children's formats; and drama and sitcoms. The text also presents basic information that writers need to know about production techniques, demographics, copyrights, and career opportunities. New material on social media allows today's students to understand the continued importance of clear writing and shows them how their digital skills can transfer to career opportunities
Dirty discourse : sex and indecency in broadcasting by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

16 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Written from a social and cultural perspective, Dirty Discourse concentrates on the means of greatest distribution - radio, with its phenomenal growth of "shock jocks" and rap music lyrics, and provides coverage of television and the Internet. The book shows how and why broadcasting has evolved from the ribald antics of the Roaring 20s to today's streaming cybersex, contrasting the standards and actions of the FCC v. the First Amendment amidst the over-the-air and in-the-court battles of over-the-top radio. It examines political pressures and legal considerations, including Supreme Court decisions, and efforts to protect children from media smut."--Jacket
Hollywood speaks out : pictures that dared to protest real world issues by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book show pictures that dared to protest real world issue and explores those rare Hollywood features that dared to tackle re-hot, social issues at the same time America herself struggled to come to terms
The quieted voice : the rise and demise of localism in American radio by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding television; an introduction to broadcasting by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1972 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dirty discourse : sex and indecency in American radio by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dirty Discourse will be of interest to students and scholars of mass communication, radio, broadcast history, media law, and sociology, as well as broadcast professionals and ordinary citizens who listen to radio, watch television, and log on to the Internet."--Jacket
The broadcast century and beyond by Robert L Hilliard( )

18 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bringing the history of broadcasting into the forefront!
Television and the teacher : a handbook for classroom use by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various aspects of educational television are outlined for the elementary or secondary school teacher. The guidelines cover instructional purposes, teacher and student preparation, criteria for material selection, follow-up and evaluation, and sources of free and commercial videotapes. Examples of curriculum guides and course material from five programs as well as a list of reference books are included. (Nr)
Television broadcasting : an introduction by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The hidden screen : low-power television in America by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

11 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- List of Figures -- Preface -- Chapter 1 A New Medium: The Nature and Purpose of Low Power Television -- Appendix 1A. FCC Rules and Regulations Pertaining to LPTV -- Chapter 2 The Screen Over the Fence: The Evolution of Neighborhood Television in America -- Chapter 3 See LPTV Run: Its Organization and Structure -- Appendix 3A. Application for Renewal of License for AM, FM, TV, Translator, or LPTV Station -- Chapter 4 And Now the News: Programming for the 'Hood -- Appendix 4A. Localism and Low Power Public Television
Beyond boundaries : cyberspace in Africa by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7. The Internet: Triumphs and Trials for Kenyan Journalism
The Federal Communications Commission : a primer by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global broadcasting systems by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television station operations and management( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Waves of rancor : tuning in the radical right
Alternative Names
Hilliard, Robert

Languages
English (323)

Spanish (7)

German (3)

Chinese (2)

Arabic (1)

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Waves of rancor : tuning in the radical rightThe broadcast century and beyond : a biography of American broadcastingMedia, education, and America's counter-culture revolution : lost and found opportunities for media impact on education, gender, race, and the artsThe broadcast century : a biography of American broadcastingWriting for television, radio, and new mediaDirty discourse : sex and indecency in broadcastingHollywood speaks out : pictures that dared to protest real world issuesThe quieted voice : the rise and demise of localism in American radio