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Decentralisation in the Global Era

Decentralisation in the Global Era

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Decentralisation in the Global Era

Television in Regions, Nationalities and Small Countries of the European Union

Edited by: Carmelo Garitaonandia, Miquel de Moragas Spà

Publication date: 1995
Total pages: 240
ISBN: 1 86196 475 6
Price: £ 22.50


As the end of the millennia approaches most mass media debates focus on issues about the internationalisation and globalization of media ownership and media flow. What is rarely commented upon is the parallel, and seemingly contradictory, phenomenon of media decentralization and the proliferation of new communicative spaces in the small regions and local areas of Europe.
Decentralization in the Global Era presents studies of 12 member states of the European Union, each written by a national expert, which chart the evolution, current situation and possible future developments of television in the regions of each country.


'The book is extremely well researched and offers in-depth information appertaining to each of the countries in question.'
The Business of Film


Miquel de Moragas Spà is Professor in Communication Sciences and Director of the Olympic Stuidies Centre at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.
Carmelo Garitaonandía is Professor of Journalism at the University of the Basque Country.

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