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Drama for development : cultural translation and social change

Author: Marie Gillespie; Andrew Skuse; Gerry Power
Publisher: New Delhi ; London : SAGE, 2011.
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Offers insights into the production and consumption of a range of popular radio and television drama serials, broadcast in places as diverse as Afghanistan, Burma, Cambodia, Nepal, Pakistan, India,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marie Gillespie; Andrew Skuse; Gerry Power
ISBN: 9788132105916 8132105915
OCLC Number: 751489150
Description: xxiii, 324 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction : Drama for Development-Cultural Translation and Social Change - Andrew Skuse, Marie Gillespie and Gerry Power Re-framing Drama for Development - Andrew Skuse Great Expectations and Creative Evolution: The History of Drama for Development at the BBC World Service Trust - Caroline Sugg and Gerry Power Audience Research in Drama for Development: A Contact Zone of Translation and Transnational Knowledge Production - Gerry Power 'Creative Tensions': Audience Research and the Representational Challenge of Dramatising Opium Substitution in Afghanistan - Andrew Skuse Considering Men, Masculinity and Drama - Charlotte Lapsansky and Joyee S Chatterjee Telling Other People's Stories: Cultural Translation in Drama for Development - Emily LeRoux-Rutledge, Gerry Power and Carol Morgan Broadcasting 'the State': Tribe, Citizenship and the Politics of Radio Drama Production in Afghanistan - Andrew Skuse and Marie Gillespie Dramatising 'New Nepal' - Andrew Skuse and Michael Wilmore A Dynamic Encoding Process: Making the Cambodian 'Taste of Life' Drama - Lizz Frost Yocum Jasoos Vijay: Self-efficacy, Collective Action and Social Norms in the Context of an HIV and AIDS Television Drama - Lauren B Frank et al 'Passport to Love': Dramatising Forced Marriage between Pakistan and the Pakistani Diaspora - Sadaf Rizvi Urunana Audiences at Home and Away: Together 'Hand in Hand'? - Helen M Hintjens and Fortunee Bayisenge Gossiping for Change: Dramatising 'Blood Debt' in Afghanistan - Andrew Skuse and Marie GillespieAppendicesIndex
Responsibility: edited by Marie Gillespie, Andrew Skuse, Gerry Power.


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