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Television, regulation and civil society in Asia

Author: Philip Kitley
Publisher: New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

Kitley critically compares Western principles of broadcasting, civil society and cultural regulation with alternative 'Asian' practices of regulation and organisation.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kitley
ISBN: 0415297338 9780415297332
OCLC Number: 373875034
Description: xiv, 266 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Pt. I. Overview. Introduction: first principles --
television, regulation and transversal civil society in Asia / Philip Kitley --
Profiles: national television systems in Asia and Australia --
Pt. II. Regulation and transversal civil society in Southeast Asia and Australia. 1. Television, media reform and civil society in 'Amazing Thailand' / Glen Lewis. 2. Out in front: government regulation of television in Malaysia / Philip Kitley and Zaharom Nain. 3. Civil society in charge?: television and the public sphere in Indonesia after Reformasi / Philip Kitley. 4. Civic or civil contingencies?: regulating television and society in Singapore / David Birch and Marianne Phillips. 5. Out of reach: television, the public sphere and civil society in the Philippines / Josefina M. C. Santos. 6. Television, regulation and citizenship in Australia / Terry Flew --
Pt. III. Regulation and transversal civil society in Northeast Asia. 7. Civil society, regulatory space and cultural authority in China's television industry / Michael Keane. 8. Television in the formation of civil society: the role of a non-controversial public space in Hong Kong / Paul S. N. Lee. 9. Sliding back the screens: civil society and the erosion of bureaucratic control of television in Japan / Chalinee Hirano. 10. Civil society as the fifth estate: civil society, media reform and democracy in Korea / Ki-Sung Kwak --
Pt. IV. Beyond the nation: satellite television. 11. National sovereignty in an age of transnational television: an endnote on media regulation and civil society in Asia / Amos Owen Thomas.
Responsibility: edited by Philip Kitley.


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