ERIC Number: ED313738
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Press and Broadcasting in the Federal Republic of Germany. Special Report No. 7, 1989.
This special report provides a survey of media in the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) and attempts to answer questions such as: what freedoms the mass media enjoy, the nature of their finances, what problems they have to deal with, and what their future in competition with new modes of communication will be like. Chapter 1 discusses the structure and function of the West German media; chapter 2 discusses the press. Chapter 3 deals with news agencies and public relations activities. Radio and television are the topics of chapter 4. New media are discussed in chapter 5, and chapter 6 deals with the vocation of journalism. Chapter 7 discusses assistance to the media in the Third World. Eight appendixes containing article five of the Basic Law of the Federal Republic of Germany and data on mass media are attached. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Inter Nationes, Bonn (West Germany).
Identifiers - Location: West Germany