Big media, big money : cultural texts and political economics
By: Bettig, Ronald V.
Contributor(s): Hall, Jeanne Lynn.Material type: BookPublisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc., ©2012Edition: 2nd ed.Description: x, 373 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781442204287.Subject(s): Mass media -- Economic aspects | Mass media and culture | Corporate power -- United States
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-350) and index.
Introduction: beat the press -- Media merger mania: concentration in the media industry -- The Hollywood film industry: do we really need it? -- The music industry: the payer calls the tune -- The news and advertising industries: all the news that fits -- Ad creep: the commercialization of culture -- The commercialization of education: students for sale -- Media and democracy: taking it to the streets.