ERIC Number: EJ452751
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
The Implications of Ownership Changes on Concentration and Diversity in the Phonogram Industry.
Communication Research, v19 n6 p749-69 Dec 1992
Examines the changing industry role of the six transnational phonogram companies. Argues that high market concentration does not produce an inevitable decrease in popular music diversity. Presents a new popular music model that takes into account the open system of musical production as a strategy in maintaining control of the marketplace. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Globalization of Mass Media Ownership.