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Radio Cultures

Author : Michael C. Keith
ISBN : 0820486485
Genre : Performing Arts
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"Radio Cultures examines the manifold ways in which radio has influenced the nation's social and cultural environment since its inception nearly a century ago. Written by leading scholars in the field, chapters address a wide range of topics, including how this powerful medium has impacted and affected non-mainstream segments of the population throughout its history and how these repressed and neglected groups have employed radio to counter and overcome discrimination and bias. The use of the audio medium for political, economic, and religious purposes is comprehensively probed and analyzed in this insightful and innovative volume."--Back cover.

Radio S Legacy In Popular Culture

Author : Martin Cooper
ISBN : 9781501360428
Genre : Performing Arts
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Examining work by novelists, filmmakers, TV producers and songwriters, this book uncovers the manner in which the radio – and the act of listening – has been written about for the past 100 years. Ever since the first public wireless broadcasts, people have been writing about the radio: often negatively, sometimes full of praise, but always with an eye and an ear to explain and offer an opinion about what they think they have heard. Novelists including Graham Greene, Agatha Christie, Evelyn Waugh, and James Joyce wrote about characters listening to this new medium with mixtures of delight, frustration, and despair. Clint Eastwood frightened moviegoers half to death in Play Misty for Me, but Lou Reed's 'Rock & Roll' said listening to a New York station had saved Jenny's life. Frasier showed the urbane side of broadcasting, whilst Good Morning, Vietnam exploded from the cinema screen with a raw energy all of its own. Queen thought that all the audience heard was 'ga ga', even as The Buggles said video had killed the radio star and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers lamented 'The Last DJ'. This book explores the cultural fascination with radio; the act of listening as a cultural expression – focusing on fiction, films and songs about radio. Martin Cooper, a broadcaster and academic, uses these movies, TV shows, songs, novels and more to tell a story of listening to the radio – as created by these contemporary writers, filmmakers, and musicians.

Ham Radio S Technical Culture

Author : Kristen Haring
ISBN : 9780262083553
Genre : Performing Arts
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A history of ham radio culture: how ham radio enthusiasts formed identity and community through their technical hobby, from the 1930s through the Cold War.

Radio Morality Culture

Author : Fortner, Robert S.
ISBN : 0809389452
Genre : Radio broadcasting
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Keith S Radio Station

Author : John Allen Hendricks
ISBN : 9781136027857
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Keith's Radio Station offers a concise and insightful guide to all aspects of radio operations, explaining the functions performed within every professionally managed station. Now in its ninth edition, this book continues its long tradition of guiding readers to a solid understanding of who does what, when, and why. This new edition explains what "radio" in America has been, where it is today, and where it is going. Covering the basics of how programming is produced, financed and delivered across a spectrum of technologies, including the newest technological trends such as streaming and podcasting, satellite, and HD Radio, John Allen Hendricks and Bruce Mims argue that the future of radio remains bright and strong as it continues to evolve with emerging technologies. New to this edition: New and updated essays from industry leaders discussing how radio is evolving in an era of rapidly changing technology A thorough examination of Internet radio, online music services, and mobile listening devices An analysis of how new technologies have fragmented the advertising dollar A discussion of station website content and promotional usage of social media A revised examination of technologically advanced strategies used in traffic and billing departments Updated, full-color photos and illustrations. The new companion website features content for both students and instructors, including an instructors’ manual, lecture slides, test questions, audio examples of key concepts, quizzes for students, and links to further resources.

Radio Talks On Myanma Culture

Author : Khin Maung Nyunt
ISBN : WISC:89097605497
Genre : Burma
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Sound Poetics

Author : Seán Street
ISBN : 9783319586762
Genre : Social Science
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This book examines sonic signals as something both heard internally and externally, through imagination, memory and direct response. In doing so it explores how the mind 'makes' sound through experience, as it interprets codes on the written page, and creates an internal leitmotif that then interacts with new sounds made through an aural partnership with the external world, chosen and involuntary exposure to music and sound messages, both friendly and antagonistic to the identity of the self. It creates an argument for sound as an underlying force that links us to the world we inhabit, an essential part of being in the same primal sense as the calls of birds and other inhabitants of a shared earth. Street argues that sound as a poetic force is part of who we are, linked to our visualisation and sense of the world, as idea and presence within us. This incredibly interdisciplinary book will be of great interest to scholars of radio, sound, media and literature as well as philosophy and psychology.

Crashed The Gate Doing Ninety Eight

Author : Tim Scherrer
ISBN : 9780359732661
Genre : History
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This is the untold story of the very first electronic social network in America: The CB Radio. Citizen's Band Radio grew from to a small number of hobby users to a cultural phenomenon in the 1970s. The adoption by millions of Americans forced the FCC to give up nearly all regulation. CB life created it's own "slanguage, "music and values. What started with mostly truckers grew during Arab Oil Crisis and eventually went widespread. Users adapted CB's to their own economic and social uses. This adaptation changed the character of the radio use eventually making the radios truly the Citizen's Band. And then they disappeared... The book culminates 23 years of research with 296 pages, 44 illustrations and more than 200 sources. Interviews include Hairl Hensley of WSM, Bob Cole of aka the "Midnight Rider" from KIKK (now in Austin) and Bill Fries aka C.W. McCall the "Rubber Duck."

Claims To Memory

Author : Catherine Reinhardt
ISBN : 9781782382065
Genre : Political Science
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Why do the people of the French Caribbean still continue to be haunted by the memory of their slave past more than one hundred and fifty years after the abolition of slavery? What process led to the divorce of their collective memory of slavery and emancipation from France's portrayal of these historical phenomena? How are Martinicans and Guadeloupeans today transforming the silences of the past into historical and cultural manifestations rooted in the Caribbean? This book answers these questions by relating the 1998 controversy surrounding the 150th anniversary of France's abolition of slavery to the period of the slave regime spanning the late Enlightenment and the French Revolution. By comparing a diversity of documents—including letters by slaves, free people of color, and planters, as well as writings by the philosophes, royal decrees, and court cases—the author untangles the complex forces of the slave regime that have shaped collective memory. The current nationalization of the memory of slavery in France has turned these once peripheral claims into passionate political and cultural debates.

Focus On Culture

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105021021899
Genre : Arts, Canadian
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Community Radio And Public Culture

Author : Charles Fairchild
ISBN : STANFORD:36105129870999
Genre : Social Science
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An analysis of mainstream media and community radio in the United States and Canada. The author argues that access to media and the equitable distribution of information resources are the major prerequisites to an open and democratic media sphere.

Handbook Of American Popular Culture

Author : M. Thomas Inge
ISBN : PSU:000017335652
Genre : Social Science
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This handbook seeks to assemble in one place the basic bibliographical data needed to begin the study of most of the major areas of popular culture. Each chapter provides a brief chronological survey of the development of the medium or topic; a critical guide in essay form to the standard reference works, bibliographies, histories, critical studies, and journals; a description of research centers and collections of primary and secondary materials; and a bibliography of works cited in the text. The revised edition includes new material and chapters on topics such as business, catalogs, computers, dance, fashion, gardening, and graffiti. ISBN 0-313-25406-0 (set: lib. bdg.) $150.00 (For use only in the library).

Culture And Regions Of Europe

Author : Michel Bassand
ISBN : UVA:X002415712
Genre : Arts, European
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Vert. van : Culture et régions d'Europe Met bibliogr.Met reg. Study of the complex relationship between cultural dynamics and regional development. The analysis of concrete and innovative experiments carried out on a local level throughout Europe, accentuates four major facts : the regions of Europe are essential partners in cultural policy ; the citizens of Europe are, in different ways, creative, and a cultural policy must provide for the expression of this creativity ; the funds available for cultural policy must be considered as an investment rather th an an expenditure, destined to stimulate man's innovative capacity ; cultural policy is a remarkable aid to promoting interregional co- operation.

Cambodia Its People Its Society Its Culture

Author : David J. Steinberg
ISBN : UOM:39015046336635
Genre : Cambodia
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Information Technology And Structural Change In Local Cultures

Author : Eero Julkunen
ISBN : IND:30000039977313
Genre : Communication
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The Effects Of Radiation And Radioisotopes On The Life Processes

Author : U.S. Atomic Energy Commission. Division of Technical Information
ISBN : UOM:39015070990927
Genre : Radiation
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Transactions

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ISBN : WISC:89037218922
Genre : Soil science
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United Arab Republic Egypt Its People Its Society Its Culture

Author : Donald Newton Wilber
ISBN : UOM:39015046434133
Genre : Egypt
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Der Bay

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105110871790
Genre : Yiddish language
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Cultures In Orbit

Author : Lisa Ann Parks
ISBN : WISC:89099035339
Genre : Artificial satellites in telecommunication
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