Contracting Out Hollywood (Critical Media Studies Series)

Contracting Out Hollywood (Critical Media Studies Series)

by Greg Elmer
     
 

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Contracting Out Hollywood addresses the American trend of 'runaway productions'_the growing practice of producing American films and television programs on foreign shores. Greg Elmer and Mike Gasher have gathered a group of contributors who seek to explain the phenomenon from historical, political, economic, and cultural perspectives, using case studies, challenges

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Contracting Out Hollywood addresses the American trend of 'runaway productions'_the growing practice of producing American films and television programs on foreign shores. Greg Elmer and Mike Gasher have gathered a group of contributors who seek to explain the phenomenon from historical, political, economic, and cultural perspectives, using case studies, challenges to contemporary screen, media, and globalization theories, and analyses of changing government politics toward cultural industries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742536944
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/15/2005
Series:
Critical Media Studies: Institutions, Politics, and Culture Series
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 8.72(h) x 0.86(d)

Meet the Author

Greg Elmer is the Bell Globemedia Research Chair of the Rogers Communications Centre/School of Radio-TV Arts at Ryerson University, Toronto. Mike Gasher is associate professor in the Department of Journalism at Concordia University, Montreal.

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