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Author Raboy, Marc, 1948-

Title Missed opportunities : the story of Canada's broadcasting policy / Marc Raboy
Published Montreal ; Buffalo : McGill-Queen's University Press, [1990]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 471 pages)
Contents ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1 THE NATIONAL PURPOSE OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING (1928�32)""; ""Introduction""; ""Canadian Broadcasting in the 1920s""; ""The Aird Commission, 1928�29""; ""Setting the Stage, 1929�32""; ""A Public Debate, 1932""; ""2 ADMINISTRATIVE BROADCASTING (1932�49)""; ""Introduction""; ""A False Start: The CRBC, 1932�36""; ""Building a Bureaucracy: The CBC, 1936�39""; ""Broadcasting in Wartime, 1939�45""; ""Power and Prosperity, 1945�49""; ""3 THE PRIVATE APPROPRIATION OF THE PUBLIC SPHERE (1949�58)""; ""Introduction""
""5 FROM ""BROADCASTING"" TO ""COMMUNICATIONS"" (1968�74)""""Introduction""; ""The System in Flux, 1968�70""; ""Broadcasting and the Struggle for Quebec, 1970�71""; ""Policy Wars, 1971�74""; ""6 POLICY AND POLITICS (1974�76)""; ""Introduction""; ""Policy: Who Speaks for the Public? 1974�76""; ""Politics: Who Speaks for Canada? 1976�80""; ""7 THE ECLIPSE OF PUBLIC BROADCASTING (1980�88)""; ""Introduction""; ""Canadian Broadcasting in the 1980s""; ""Pathways to Privatization, 1980�84""; ""Conservatives in Power, 1984�88""
""The Massey Commission, 1949�51""""Television and the Need for a Coherent Policy, 1952�55""; ""The Fowler Commission, 1955�57""; ""The Broadcasting Act, 1958""; ""4 COMMERCE AND CRISIS (1958�68)""; ""Introduction""; ""New Conflicts in Broadcasting, 1958�59""; ""The Rise of the Private Sector, 1958�62""; ""The Critique of Broadcasting in the Early 1960s""; ""Cultural Policy and Broadcasting Reform, 1963�65""; ""Public Broadcasting, Authority, and National Crisis 1966""; ""From ""Public"" to ""State"" Broadcasting, 1966�68""
""The Mulroney Government's Broadcasting Policy, 1988""""CONCLUSION""; ""Policy, the Public, and the State � Learning from the Canadian Experience""; ""From ""National"" Media to ""Public"" Media""; ""Pathways to Democratization � Some Alternative Notions""; ""Reconstituting the Public � Elements of Democratic Public Broadcasting""; ""Opportunities to Seize""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliographic Note""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""X""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 423-446) and index
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Subject Broadcasting policy -- Canada -- History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773562362 (electronic bk.)
9780773562363 (electronic bk.)