Creative Industries / Edition 1by John Hartley, Williams John Hartley
Pub. Date: 01/31/2005
Creative Industries is a daring collection of essays that charts the noisy revolution that is transforming the production, consumption, and understanding of culture in the all-wired era. It brings together seminal essays written across traditional and new media, industry sectors, and national contexts to demonstrate that content still drives a value-neutral,/i>
Creative Industries is a daring collection of essays that charts the noisy revolution that is transforming the production, consumption, and understanding of culture in the all-wired era. It brings together seminal essays written across traditional and new media, industry sectors, and national contexts to demonstrate that content still drives a value-neutral, knowledge economy.
- Chronicles the way mass culture is produced, packaged and circulated in a technology-enabled and globalized world
- Draws together, in one accessible volume, seminal essays written across traditional and new media, industry sectors, and national contexts
- Explores the subjects that have come to define the creative industries – including learning services, knowledge clusters, dot.coms, creative cities, networked incubators, the new media, and the shift from the "culture industries" to the "industries of culture"
- Features 31 essays by leading international scholars – covering the creative industries of several fields, including book publishing, TV production, urban development, and games
- Includes substantial editorial introductions by the editor, making this a useful, engaging, and thought-provoking collection of the very best scholarship on modern creative culture.
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- Product dimensions:
- 6.12(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.13(d)
Table of Contents
Notes on Authors.
Creative Industries:John Hartley.
Part I: Creative World.
Creative World: Ellie Rennie.
Commons on the Wires: Lawrence Lessig.
Open Publishing, Open Technologies: Graham Meikle.
At the Opening of New Media Center Sarai, Delhi: Geert Lovink.
Multicultural Policies and Integration via the Market: Néstor García Canclini.
Part II: Creative Identities.
Creative Identities: John Hartley.
The Mayor’s Commission on the Creative Industries: John Howkins.
Delia Smith Not Adam Smith: Charles Leadbeater.
The Experiential Life: Richard Florida.
Conclusion to Global Hollywood: Toby Miller, Nitin Govil, John McMurria and Richard Maxwell.
Part III: Creative Practices.
Creative Practices: Brad Haseman.
The Poetics of the Open Work: Umberto Eco.
Digital TV and the Emerging Formats of Cyberdrama: Janet H. Murray.
Balancing the Books: Ken Robinson.
Connecting Creativity: Luigi Maramotti.
Performing the ‘Real’ 24/7: Jane Roscoe.
Part IV: Creative Cities.
Creative Cities: Jinna Tay.
London as a Creative City: Charles Landry.
Developing Cultural Industries in St Petersburg: Justin O’Connor.
Local clusters in a global economy: Michael E. Porter.
Cosmopolitan De-scriptions: Shanghai and Hong Kong: Ackbar Abbas.
Part V: Creative Enterprises.
Creative Enterprises: Stuart Cunningham.
Why Cultural Entrepreneurs Matter: Charles Leadbeater and Kate Oakley.
Games, the New Lively Art: Henry Jenkins.
Harnessing the Hive: JC Herz.
Part VI: Creative Economy.
Creative Economy: Terry Flew.
When Markets Give Way to Networks … Everything is a Service: Jeremy Rifkin.
Clubs to companies: Angela McRobbie.
Culture and the Creative Economy in the Information Age: Shalini Venturelli.
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