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Patronizing the public : American philanthropy's transformation of culture, communication, and the humanities

Author: William Buxton
Publisher: Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, ©2009.
Series: Critical media studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
History
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Also issued in electronic format
(OCoLC)436233139
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Buxton
ISBN: 9780739123058 073912305X 9780739123065 0739123068 9780739138366 0739138367
OCLC Number: 314837128
Notes: "This collection had its origins in a workshop titled "American philanthropic support for culture, communications, and the humanities" that was held at the Rockefeller Archive Center (Sleepy Hollow, New York) from August 19 to August 20, 2004"--Preface.
Description: x, 351 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Civil society and its discontents : bringing culture, communication, and the humanities into the history of philanthropy / William J. Buxton --
From the Rockefeller Center to the Lincoln Center : musings on the "Rockefeller half-century" / William J. Buxton --
Transformation and continuity in Rockefeller child-related programs : implications for the emergence of communications as a field of concern / Theresa Richardson --
Communication practice and theory in the "new humanities" and "new general-education" programs of Rockefeller philanthropy, 1933-1940 / William J. Buxton --
The Rockefeller Foundation and Pan-American radio / Gisela Cramer --
Hollywood by-pass : MoMA, the Rockefeller Foundation, and new circuits of cinema / Haidee Wasson --
An "art of fugue" of film scoring : Hanns Eisler's Rockefeller Foundation-funded film music project (1940-1942) / Johannes C. Gall --
"Sugar-coating the educational pill" : Rockefeller support for the communicative turn in science museums / Manon Niquette and William J. Buxton --
The political economy of Rockefeller support for the humanities in Canada, 1941-1957 / Jeffrey Brison --
Inadvertent architects of twentieth-century media convergence : private foundations and the reorientation of foreign journalists / Marion Wrenn --
Screen technology, mobilization, and adult education in the 1950s / Charles R. Acland --
The television activities of the fund for the republic / Anna McCarthy --
"The weakest point in our record" : philanthropic support of dance and the arts / Julia L. Foulkes.
Series Title: Critical media studies.
Responsibility: edited by William J. Buxton.

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