Television Histories in Asia: Issues and Contexts

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Jinna Tay, Graeme Turner
Routledge, 24 juil. 2015 - 248 pages

This book presents an analysis of television histories across India, China, Taiwan, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Malaysia and Bhutan. It offers a set of standard data on the history of television’s cultural, industrial and political structures in each specific national context, allowing for cross-regional comparative analysis. Each chapter presents a case study on a salient aspect of contemporary television culture of the nation in question, such as analyses of ideology in television content in Japan and Singapore, and transformations of industry structure vis-à-vis state versus market control in China and Taiwan. The book provides a comprehensive overview of TV histories in Asia as well as a survey of current issues and concerns in Asian television cultures and their social and political impact.

 

Table des matières

List of figures
1961
provincial
1995
Trust and television in globalizing India
2013
Watching television in Bhutan
1997
Thai television
1989
television history and the construction
2009
statecorporate
2013
mediating patronclient ties in
2005
a history of problemmaking
2002
democratization
1976
Cultural polysemy and vernacular cosmopolitanism in the theme
1989
television data across countries
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À propos de l'auteur (2015)

Jinna Tay is a Lecturer in the School of Media, Film and Journalism at Monash University, Australia.

Graeme Turner is Professor of Cultural Studies in the Centre for Critical and Cultural Studies at the University of Queensland, Australia.

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