Sport, Public Broadcasting, and Cultural Citizenship: Signal Lost? (Routledge Research in Sport #25) (Hardcover)

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By Jay Scherer (Editor), David Rowe (Editor)

Description


This book examines the political debates over the access to live telecasts of sport in the digital broadcasting era. It outlines the broad theoretical debates, political positions and policy calculations over the provision of live, free-to-air telecasts of sport as a right of cultural citizenship. In so doing, the book provides a number of comparative case studies that explore these debates and issues in various global spaces.

About the Author


Jay Scherer is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta. David Rowe is Professor of Cultural Research at the Institute for Culture and Society at the University of Western Sydney, Australia.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780415886031
ISBN-10: 0415886031
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: August 15th, 2013
Pages: 322
Language: English
Series: Routledge Research in Sport