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Author Pavarala, Vinod, 1962-

Title Other voices : the struggle for community radio in India / Vinod Pavarala and Kanchan K. Malik
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (318 pages)
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface and Acknowledgements; Introduction; Legislating for Community Radio; Mixed Signals; Facilitating Community Radio in India; Narrowcasting Development; Revitalising Civil Society; Community Radio for Empowerment; Conclusion; Appendix-I; Appendix-II; Appendix-III; Appendix-IV; Appendix-V; References; Index; About the Authors
Summary Other Voices is a significant study of an emerging alternative media scene in India in the larger context of the globalisation of mass communication. It explores community radio in India. When the trend globally is toward mergers, acquisitions, and concentration of ownership in fewer and fewer corporate hands, civil society organisations all over the world have been promoting such alternative, community-owned media. This study investigates the ideologies and communication practices of various community-based organisations that have been using community radio as a means for empowerment at the g
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-313) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Broadcasting policy -- India.
Communication -- Political aspects -- India.
Communication -- Social aspects -- India.
Community radio -- India -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Malik, Kanchan K., 1968-
ISBN 1282077961
8132101588 (electronic bk.)
9788132101581 (electronic bk.)
(hard back)
(India HB)
(hard back)
(India HB)