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Author Thomas, Amos Owen, 1954-

Title Imagi-nations and borderless television : media, culture and politics across Asia / Amos Owen Thomas
Published New Delhi ; Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (289 pages) : illustrations
Contents Advent and agenda -- Footprints across Asia -- Contextualising globalisation -- Minding border crossings -- Television on the Indian subcontinent -- Television around the Malay Archipelago -- Television in greater China -- Comparative globalisation -- Policy dialectics
Summary Surveying developments over the decade 1992-2001, this book chronicles and analyses the salient aspects of the impact of transnational television on the television and advertising industries in three regions--South Asia, Southeast Asia, and Northeast Asia. Through lively case studies from the Indian subcontinent, Greater China and the Malay Archipelago, the author examines developments with particular reference to their history, geography, cultural policies and broadcasting history, as also the concurrent evolution of domestic commercial television in each country
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Television -- Asia.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 8132103599 (electronic bk.)
9788132103592 (electronic bk.)
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Other Titles Imaginations and borderless television