ERIC Number: ED121255
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
Public Television: Toward Higher Ground; Report and Papers from the Aspen Institute Conference on Public Broadcasting (3rd, Dedham, Massachusetts, January 9-11, 1975).
Cater, Douglass, Ed.; Nyhan, Michael J., Ed.
Five essays were delivered at a conference which addressed the issues of federal financial support for public broadcasting and what constitutes appropriate programing for public television stations. The essays discussed the following issues specifically: (1) the role of public broadcasting, (2) commercial versus noncommercial programing, (3) meeting community needs, (4) censorship and governmental regulation, (5) alternative plans for financial support, (6) costs, and (7) broadcast rights. The text includes an overview of the entire conference as well as the essays. (EMH)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Aspen Inst. for Humanistic Studies, Palo Alto, CA. Program on Communications and Society.