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Author: Harold W. Geisel (ed)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: asia, free, radio, inspection
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2011-08
ISBN-10: 143798410X
ISBN-13: 9781437984101

This report is the result of an assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of Radio Free Asia. Contents: Key Judgments; Context; Executive Direction; Language Service Programming; Use of Internet and New Media; Audience Research and Measuring Effectiveness; Maintaining Journalistic Standards; Technical Operations Division; Human Resource Management; Recommendations; Informal Recommendations; Radio Free Asia Principal Officials; Abbreviations. Appendices: Radio Free Asia Code of Journalistic Ethics; Radio Free Asia Awards (2010-2009); Radio Free Asiażs Social and New Media Distribution. This i

Author: Bruce Girard
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO)
Keywords: icts, interactivity, new, radio, watch, one
Number of Pages: 250
Published: 2003-12-01
ISBN-10: 9251049505
ISBN-13: 9789251049501

The combination of the new information and communication technologies (ICTs) and radio is opening up a range of possibilities for communication in the developing world. Broadcasters who used to have to travel for hours to find a public library to research a programme, now have instant access to the internet, whilst national, regional and global radio news agencies are making world news and alternative perspectives available to even the most remote communities. These developments are also helping to keep communities together, despite the distances imposed by migration trends. The case studies i

Author: Lynn E. Edwards
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: communications, disaster, radio, amateur, utilization
Number of Pages: 91
Published: 1994-07-01
ISBN-10: 0788110977
ISBN-13: 9780788110979

Reviews the various types of technology available & provides case studies of ham radio participation with the American Red Cross, & with local Red Cross chapters. Also examines a local Amateur Radio Emergency Services group. Concludes with a set of recommendations for improved cooperation between hams & government & nonprofit agencies that deal with disaster response.

Author: Mark Goldstein (au)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: funding, federal, role, radio, public
Number of Pages: 26
Published: 2011-08
ISBN-10: 1437987885
ISBN-13: 9781437987881

Info. on fed. funding used to support public radio. The Corp. for Public Broadcasting (CPB) receives fed. payments through the annual approp. process. CPB distributes these fed. payments in accordance with a statutory formula. Under this formula, the majority of each annual fed. payment is distributed to public broadcasting TV and radio stations and program producers, such as Nat. Public Radio (NPR), typically in the form of grants. This report addresses the following questions: (1) What are the missions of CPB, NPR, and local public radio stations? (2) What are the processes through which CPB

Author: Joe Doran
Publisher: Joe Doran / SeeDEGA
Keywords: radio, plays, classics, six
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 0974658669
ISBN-13: 9780974658667

Author: Mark L. Goldstein
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: recording, broadcast, radio, industries, rights, performance, observations, potential, effects, proposed, preliminary
Number of Pages: 23
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437936393
ISBN-13: 9781437936391

Congress is considering legislation that would expand copyright protection for sound recordings. In particular, the proposed Performance Rights Act would eliminate an exemption that currently allows analog, non-subscription AM and FM radio to broadcast a sound recording without acquiring permission from and paying a royalty to the copyright holder, performers, and musicians. This report reviewed: (1) the current economic challenges facing the recording and broadcast radio industries; (2) the benefits both industries receive from their current relationship; (3) the potential effects of the prop

Author: David Wise
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: programming, television, decisions, radio, independent, availability, factors, influencing, media
Number of Pages: 51
Published: 2010-08
ISBN-10: 1437930727
ISBN-13: 9781437930726

The media industry plays a vital role in informing and entertaining the public. Media ownership and the availability of diverse programming have been a long-standing concern of Congress. Despite numerous programming choices in TV and radio available to the public, independently produced programming ż that is, programming not affiliated with broadcast networks or cable operators ż has decreased through the years. This report discusses: (1) the extent to which the sources of TV programming have changed over the last decade; (2) the factors industry stakeholders identified as affecting the avai
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