The gatekeeper : my thirty years as a TV censor / Alfred R. Schneider with Kaye Pullen ; with a foreword by Michael Dann.

"The former chief censor for the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) chronicles the battles, controversies, and changes in taste and acceptance of network entertainment programs of three decades." "From 1960 to 1990, Alfred R. Schneider served as head of standards and practices, or &q...

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Main Author: Schneider, Alfred R.
Other Authors: Pullen, Kaye.
Format: Book
Published: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2001.
Edition:1st ed.
Series:Television series (Syracuse, N.Y.)
Table of Contents:
  • Violence
  • Sex
  • Editing theatrical movies for television
  • Movies made for television
  • Programs designed for children
  • Special interest advocacy
  • The "family viewing hour"
  • A television ratings system
  • Speaking the truth : preserving the integrity of the docudrama
  • Censorship and the censor's role.