Public Radio and Television in America: A Political History
SAGE Publications, 1996 M04 22 - 342 páginas
The origins and evolution of the major insititutions in the United States for noncommercial radio and television are explored in this unique volume.
Ralph Engelman examines the politics behind the development of National Public Radio, Radio Pacifica and the Public Broadcasting Service. He traces the changing social forces that converged to launch and shape these institutions from the Second World War to the present day. The book challenges several commonly held beliefs - including that the mass media is simply a manipulative tool - and concludes that public broadcasting has an enormous potential as an emancipatory vehicle.
Resultados 1-3 de 31
Hence , all three Pacifica stations were operating under " interim authorization ” when Pacifica experienced a new challenge in the form of congressional scrutiny . In 1963 , Pacifica became a target of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee ...
The Senate subcommittee hearings posed a threat to Pacifica's applications for permanent licenses for its three stations . Following the hearings , the FCC requested that Pacifica officers and managers complete a questionnaire about ...
In 1980 , legislation to this end contained in a Senate communication bill was successfully opposed by a coalition of 128 religious , consumer and community organizations . The coalition was led by Everett C. Parker , director of the ...
Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
The Public Origins of American Broadcasting
The Defeat of the Broadcast Reform Movement of the 1930s
Derechos de autor
Otras 10 secciones no mostradas
Otras ediciones - Ver todas
Producing Public Television, Producing Public Culture
Vista previa limitada - 1998
Conflicting Communication Interests in America: The Case of National Public ...
Vista previa limitada - 1999