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Hilliard, Robert L. 1925-

Overview
Works: 61 works in 386 publications in 5 languages and 11,846 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Handbooks and manuals  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, ed
Classifications: PN1990.6.U5, 384.540973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert L Hilliard
Writing for television and radio by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

47 editions published between 1962 and 1997 in English and held by 1,858 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

46 editions published between 1967 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,257 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 )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 785 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 )

34 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 677 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
The broadcast century : a biography of American broadcasting by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

19 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in English and held by 665 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
Dirty discourse : sex and indecency in American radio by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 664 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
Writing for television, radio, and new media by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

25 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 569 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
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 457 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 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 294 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)
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( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television broadcasting : an introduction by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood speaks out : pictures that dared to protest real world issues by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

16 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 274 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 hidden screen : low-power television in America by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond boundaries : cyberspace in Africa( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Victor Louassi and Melinda B. Robins
The Federal Communications Commission : a primer by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television station operations and management( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 217 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

Writing for television, radio, new media by Robert L Hilliard( Book )

9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Television and adult education( Book )

6 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

Languages
English (320)

Spanish (6)

German (3)

Chinese (2)

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