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Title The crisis of the cultural environment : media & democracy in the 21st century / Media Education Foundation ; produced & directed by Sut Jhally
Published Northampton, MA : Media Education Foundation, [2002]


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Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Series George Gerbner on media and culture
George Gerbner on media and culture.
Contents 57 channels & nothing on -- Who will control the 500 channels? -- Global expansion -- Public funded television: an alternative -- Taxation without representation: the commercial funding of TV -- The V-chip: the fox guarding the chicken coop -- Democracy in a media age -- Don't agonize: organize
Summary Dr. George Gerbner delivers a stinging indictment of the way the information superhighway is being constructed. He shows the ineffectual nature of our present responses to the urgent crisis of the media. He urges the citizens of the world to struggle for democratic principles in the cultural environment
Notes Previously released on videocassette in 1997
Credits Editors, Sut Jhally, Sanjay Talreja, Kim Neumann ; camera, Michael Perlman, Chris Emmanoulides, David Rabinovitz
Performer Presenters: George Gerbner, Michael Morgan
Notes DVD
No rating given
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Television -- Social aspects.
Mass media and culture -- United States.
Capitalism and mass media.
Television broadcasting -- Ownership.
Broadcasting policy -- United States.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Jhally, Sut, producer, director
Gerbner, George.
Morgan, Michael, 1953 April 15-
Media Education Foundation.
ISBN 1893521435
Other Titles Media & democracy in the 21st century
Media and democracy in the 21st century