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Title The media in Scotland / edited by Neil Blain and David Hutchison.
Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2008.

Series Film, Media, and Cultural Studies
Film, media, and cultural studies.
Subject Mass media -- Scotland.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name Blain, Neil, 1951-
Hutchison, David, 1944 September 24-
Description 1 online resource (ix, 286 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-274) and index.
Summary This text brings together academics, writers & politicians to explore the range & nature of the media in Scotland. It includes chapters on the separate histories of the press, broadcasting & cinema, on the representation & construction of Scotland, the contemporary communications environment, & the languages used in the media.
Contents COVER; Copyright; Contents; Preface; FRAMING THE DISCUSSION; 1. A Cause Still Unwon: The Struggle to Represent Scotland; 2. Scots, English and Community Languages in the Scottish Media; 3. Communications Policy; THE HISTORICAL CONTEXT; 4. The History of the Press; 5. The History of Film and Cinema; 6. Broadcasting: From Birth to Devolution ... and Beyond; SCREEN AND SOUND; 7. Three Ring Circus: Television Drama about, by and for Scotland; 8. 'Nae Bevvying, Nae Skiving': Language and Community in the Scottish Soap Opera; 9. Broadcast Comedy; 10. Contemporary Scottish Cinema.
11. Radio and Popular MusicTHEMES AND FUTURES; 12. Gender, Spaces, Changes: Emergent Identities in a Scotland in Transition; 13. Race and Ethnicity in the Media; 14. Gaelic, the Media and Scotland; 15. The Scottish Media and Politics; 16. A View from Westminster; 17. A View from Holyrood; 18. Media Sport; Select Bibliography; Notes on Contributors; Index.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0748631828 (electronic bk.)
9780748631827 (electronic bk.)
1281785784
9781281785787
0748628002
0748627995
9780748627998
9780748628001
ISBN/ISSN 9786611785789
OCLC # 560621331
Additional Format Print version: Media in Scotland. Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, ©2008 (DLC) 2008428282