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Reality television programs

LC control no.sh 95006119
LC classificationPN1992.8.R43
Topical headingReality television programs
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Variant(s)Reality-based television programs
Reality shows (Television programs)
See alsoNonfiction television programs
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Found inWork cat.: 95035675: Sensational television, c1996: CIP galley (reality-based TV)
Wirklicher als die Wirklichkeit?, c1994: p. 9 ([German text, but uses the English term] reality-TV)
La télévision, c1994 ([French text, but uses English term] reality show)
LC data base, July 21, 1995 ([record 94-152088, in Greek, uses English term in subtitle] reality show)
Newspaper abstracts (via FirstSearch) (reality shows(s))
Moving image genre-form guide online, July 30, 2007 (Reality-based: Type of television non-fictional work in which the term "based" signifies its derivation from actual footage, usually of police and criminal action, although also indulging in speculation and sometimes using recreated footage or staging a mock trial)
Wikipedia, July 30, 2007 (Reality television: a genre of television programming which presents purportedly unscripted dramatic or humorous situations, documents actual events, and features ordinary people instead of professional actors)