Home » From Satellite to Single Market: New Communication Technology and European Public Service Television by Richard Collins
From Satellite to Single Market: New Communication Technology and European Public Service Television Richard Collins

From Satellite to Single Market: New Communication Technology and European Public Service Television

Richard Collins

Published August 10th 2005
ISBN : 9781134681280
ebook
320 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

Richard Collins explores televisions role in fostering European cultural identity and the extent to which European public service broadcasters were able to meet the challenges posed by the introduction of new communication technologies. FromMoreRichard Collins explores televisions role in fostering European cultural identity and the extent to which European public service broadcasters were able to meet the challenges posed by the introduction of new communication technologies. From Satellite to Single Market is based on extensive primary research, interviews with participants, and analysis of key European programmes. It documents the lessons learned by public broadcasters, their alliance with Rupert Murdochs commercial Sky network and the strictly limited extent to which television could serve the integrationist project of the European Union.