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Author Corcoran, Farrel John, 1946-

Title RTÉ and the globalisation of Irish Television / by Farrel Corcoran
Published Bristol ; Portland, Or. : Intellect, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (249 pages)
Contents RTÉ Unsettled -- Regulating Irish Broadcasting -- Broadcasting and Government -- The Economics of Television -- Digital Television: Local Forces in a Global Context -- Children and Television -- The Difficult Birth of Irish Language Television -- Globalisation -- Conclusion
Summary For about 40 years, RTE's radio and television channels have played an enormous role in shaping Irish social and cultural life. As the national publicly owned and funded broadcaster, RTE is the biggest cinema, school, sports stadium, market square, performance stage, town crier and concert hall in Ireland. It sets the agenda for the national conversation that drives modern Ireland. This work is a study of the structural transformations now taking place in Irish broadcasting. The book will focus on the broadcasting section generally, but primarily on RTE, as it adjusts to a number of radical ch
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Raidió Teilifís Éireann.
Public broadcasting -- Ireland.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1280476834
1841508950 (electronic bk.)
9781841508955 (electronic bk.)