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RTE and the Globalisation of Irish Television Farrel Corcoran

RTE and the Globalisation of Irish Television

Farrel Corcoran

Published January 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781841500904
Paperback
256 pages
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 About the Book 

For about 40 years, RTEs radio and television channels have played an enormous role in shaping Irish social and cultural life. RTEs work is frequently shrouded in secrecy and mystique, which means that conspiracy theories abound about how it isMoreFor about 40 years, RTEs radio and television channels have played an enormous role in shaping Irish social and cultural life. RTEs work is frequently shrouded in secrecy and mystique, which means that conspiracy theories abound about how it is governed and how it relates to various power centers in Irish life.  RTE and the Globalisation of Irish Television is firmly aimed at increasing the transparency that should characterize public broadcasting and at demystifying this national institution that plays such an enormous role in the cultural and political life of Ireland.