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Description - European Broadcasting Law and Policy by Lorna Woods

European broadcasting policy has attracted attention from many disciplines because it has dual nature: cultural and commercial. This book offers a detailed treatment of European broadcasting law, set against an overview of policy in this area. In this respect the authors identify tensions within the EU polity as regards the appropriate level, purpose and mechanism of broadcast regulation. Key influences are problems of competence, the impact of changing technology and the consequences of increasing commercialisation. Furthermore, the focus of the analysis is on the practical implications of the legal framework on viewers, and the authors distinguish both between citizen and consumer and between the passive and active viewer. The underlying question is the extent to which those most in need of protection by regulation, given the purpose of broadcasting, are adequately protected.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521613309
ISBN-10: 0521613302
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 22mm)
Pages: 388
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 1-Aug-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Lorna Woods

Jackie Harrison is Professor in Law at the University of Essex. Lorna Woods is Professor of Public Communication at the University of Sheffield.

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