ERIC Number: ED124196
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
The Future of Public Broadcasting.
Cater, Douglass, Ed.; Myhan, Michael J., Ed.
This collection of essays by expert thinkers in the field of public broadcasting explores some of the many policy questions facing public broadcasting over the next decade. Among the topics dealt with in the 18 essays are: public radio, instructional television, public involvement, financing, research problems, production problems and the role of public broadcasting in the new telecommunications technology. Within each topic, each author places strong emphasis on identifying problems, exploring possible solutions, and proposing future directions. The essays conclude with a selective guide to sources on public broadcasting. A glossary of terms in public broadcasting is also appended. (HAB)
Descriptors: Anthologies, Audiences, Bibliographies, Broadcast Industry, Community Involvement, Educational Radio, Educational Television, Financial Support, Futures (of Society), Programing (Broadcast), Public Television, Telecommunications
Aspen Institute, Program on Communications and Society, 360 Bryant Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301 ($6.95, paperback); Praeger Publishers, 111 Fourth Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10003 ($18.50)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Aspen Inst. for Humanistic Studies, Palo Alto, CA. Program on Communications and Society.