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The Resource Mass communications and American empire, Herbert I. Schiller

Mass communications and American empire, Herbert I. Schiller

Label
Mass communications and American empire
Title
Mass communications and American empire
Statement of responsibility
Herbert I. Schiller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An excellent addition to the critical communications research literature, Schiller's book presents a comprehensive treatment that critically examines the structure and policy of mass communications in the United States in relation to their most important functions: the economic and political. --Publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1919-2000
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schiller, Herbert I.
Dewey number
302.2/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
P92.U5
LC item number
S29 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Critical studies in communication and in the cultural industries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communication
  • Mass media
  • Communication, International
  • Communication
  • Médias
  • Communication internationale
Label
Mass communications and American empire, Herbert I. Schiller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword to the first edition / Dallas W. Smythe -- A quarter-century retrospective -- Electronics and economics serving an American century -- The rise of commercial broadcast communications. Broadcasting and economic development ; The development of radio in the United States ; Educational radio ; Early television experience in the United States ; Educational television in the United States -- The domestic communications complex, Part one : militarization of the governmental sector. The evolution of United States governmental communication structures ; Military take-over of IRAC ; Formation of the national communications system ; Militarization of the NCS -- The domestic communications complex, Part two : the military-industrial team. The impact of research and development -- Communications for crisis management : the application of electronics to counter-revolution. Communications and counter-insurgency ; Counter-insurgency and space communications ; The military-industrial complex in space ; Current implementations of communications for counter-insurgency ; Resources employed in military communications ; The department of defense's domestic communications apparatus -- The global American electronic invasion. Program exports ; Similar trend in motion picture industry -- The international commercialization of broadcasting. The global commercialization of communications systems -- The developing world under electronic siege. The mechanics of cultural levelling ; Efforts at national self-protection ; The necessity of economic assistance and national separateness ; Is a program of communications protection realizable? -- Comstat and Intelstat : The structure of international communications control. The Geneva Radio Conference of 1963 ; Formation of an international space communications system (Intelstat) ; The industrialized world and international communications ; Comstat and the developing nations ; Conclusions --Towards a democratic reconstruction of mass communications : the social use of technology
Control code
25874095
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed., updated.
Extent
x, 214 pages
Isbn
9780813314396
Lccn
92017286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1464080
Label
Mass communications and American empire, Herbert I. Schiller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword to the first edition / Dallas W. Smythe -- A quarter-century retrospective -- Electronics and economics serving an American century -- The rise of commercial broadcast communications. Broadcasting and economic development ; The development of radio in the United States ; Educational radio ; Early television experience in the United States ; Educational television in the United States -- The domestic communications complex, Part one : militarization of the governmental sector. The evolution of United States governmental communication structures ; Military take-over of IRAC ; Formation of the national communications system ; Militarization of the NCS -- The domestic communications complex, Part two : the military-industrial team. The impact of research and development -- Communications for crisis management : the application of electronics to counter-revolution. Communications and counter-insurgency ; Counter-insurgency and space communications ; The military-industrial complex in space ; Current implementations of communications for counter-insurgency ; Resources employed in military communications ; The department of defense's domestic communications apparatus -- The global American electronic invasion. Program exports ; Similar trend in motion picture industry -- The international commercialization of broadcasting. The global commercialization of communications systems -- The developing world under electronic siege. The mechanics of cultural levelling ; Efforts at national self-protection ; The necessity of economic assistance and national separateness ; Is a program of communications protection realizable? -- Comstat and Intelstat : The structure of international communications control. The Geneva Radio Conference of 1963 ; Formation of an international space communications system (Intelstat) ; The industrialized world and international communications ; Comstat and the developing nations ; Conclusions --Towards a democratic reconstruction of mass communications : the social use of technology
Control code
25874095
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed., updated.
Extent
x, 214 pages
Isbn
9780813314396
Lccn
92017286
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1464080

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