Soap Opera developed from the American radio serials in the 1930s to a major global television genre. Trace it s development a
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She acquired the permission to go forward with the project, which was a huge success, but more importantly, it emerged as the first daytime soap opera in the American history (Mumford, 1995, p. 78). Particularly, Irna Phillips is credited with the creation of several other soap opera, that featured on radio and television, such as Guiding Light, Young Dr, Malone, The Brighter Day, These are My Children, As the World Turns, Our Private World and Love is a Many Splendored Thing and several others.