Television Histories in Asia : Issues and Contexts, Hardback Book

Description

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.

Information

  • 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:
  • Category: Television
  • ISBN: 9780415855365

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