Television Histories in Asia : Issues and Contexts Hardback
Edited by Jinna (Lecturer, School of Journalism, Australian & Indigenous Studies, Monash University, Aust Tay, Graeme (The University of Queensland, Australia) Turner
Part of the Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series series
This book presents an analysis of television histories across India, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Malaysia and Bhutan.
It offers a set of standard data on the history of television's cultural, industrial and political structures in each specific national context, allowing for cross-regional comparative analysis.
Each chapter presents a case study on a salient aspect of contemporary television culture of the nation in question, such as analyses of ideology in television content in Japan and Singapore, and transformations of industry structure vis-a-vis state versus market control in China and Taiwan.
The book provides a comprehensive overview of TV histories in Asia as well as a survey of current issues and concerns in Asian television cultures and their social and political impact.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 232 pages, 4 Line drawings, black and white; 2 Halftones, black and white; 9 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/07/2015
- Category: Television
- ISBN: 9780415855365