ERIC Number: ED081186
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Mar
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Symposium on Urban Cable Television, Volume II. Thursday, October 19, 1972. Morning Workshop Themes: Economics and Financing of Cable; Public Ownership: Myth and Reality; Programming: Community and Local; New Patterns of Minority Participation.
Mitre Corp., McLean, VA.; Cable Television Information Center, Washington, DC.
Accounts of the workshops conducted during the morning of the second day of the symposium are contained in this volume. These focus on the economics and financing of cable television (CATV), public ownership of cable, community and local programing, and minority participation in CATV. Visual presentations dealing, respectively, with research efforts in broadband communications and with a simulated franchising game involving city and state officials, public interest representatives, and cable operators, were shown concurrently with the workshops. (Author/PB)
Descriptors: Cable Television, Communications, Community Control, Conference Reports, Economic Factors, Financial Support, Media Research, Minority Group Influences, Programing (Broadcast), Public Officials, Simulation, Workshops
The Mitre Corporation, Westgate Research Park, McLean, Virginia 22101
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mitre Corp., McLean, VA.; Cable Television Information Center, Washington, DC.