ERIC Number: ED231342
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: N/A
CTIC Cablebooks. Volume 2: A Guide for Local Policy.
Jesuale, Nancy, Ed.; And Others
The second in a two-part series, this volume presents 13 chapters discussing many of the most pressing cable policy issues facing local government, describing alternative policy options, and suggesting regulatory procedures successfully used by decision makers in the United States. Topics covered are (1) "The Rationale for Regulation," Bruce Jacobs, Nicholas P. Miller, and W. Randolf Young; (2) "State Regulation--A Current Review," Sharon A. Briley; (3) "The Franchising Process," David Owen Korte; (4) "The Cable Television Ordinance," David Owen Korte and Merry Sue Smoller; (5) "Overbuilds and Districting," John Mansell; (6) "Public Ownership of Cable," Jean Rice with "Public Ownership Models," John Mansell; (7) "Rate Regulation," Deborah Love-Heilig; (8) "Franchise Enforcement and Administration," Nancy J. Jesuale and Merry Sue Smoller; (9) "Renegotiation of Cable Television Franchises," Nancy J. Jesuale; (10) "Noncommercial Access to Cable," Nancy J. Jesuale; (11) "Leased Access to Cable," Howard J. Gan; (12) "Antitrust Issues in Cable," Howard J. Gan; and (13) "Consumer Issues in Cable," Bruce Jacobs. Appended materials include: "Actors in the Industry," Joseph W. Waz, Jr; and "Index of State Franchising Statutes," Sharon A. Briley. (LMM)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Cable Television, Case Studies, Community Programs, Consumer Protection, Costs, Government Role, Local Government, Organizations (Groups), Policy Formation, Public Policy, State Government
The Cable Television Information Center, 1800 N. Kent St., Suite 1007, Arlington, VA 22209 ($18.50 per volume, $31.50, per 2-volume set (ISBN 0-943336-02-3); 20% discount for orders of 20 sets or more).
Publication Type: Guides - General; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: John and Mary R. Markle Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Cable Television Information Center, Arlington, VA.