Culture in Australia: Policies, Publics and Programs

Culture in Australia: Policies, Publics and Programs

by Tony Bennett, David Carter
     
 

Culture in Australia offers an incisive and up-to-date examination of the forces that are reshaping Australian cultural priorities, policies and practices at the start of the twenty-first century. Drawing on the work of some of Australia's leading cultural analysts, its concerns range broadly across the cultural sector encompassing art and heritage institutions,…  See more details below

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Culture in Australia offers an incisive and up-to-date examination of the forces that are reshaping Australian cultural priorities, policies and practices at the start of the twenty-first century. Drawing on the work of some of Australia's leading cultural analysts, its concerns range broadly across the cultural sector encompassing art and heritage institutions, publishing, broadcasting, tourism, museums, the music industry, film and youth cultures.

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"...a timely collection which surveys a broad cross-section of policies and programs which administer culture in Australia. ...the most comprehensive discussion of government/culture relations and their articulation to different forms of identity in Australia which has been published to date." Media International Australia

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521004039
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/12/2001
Series:
Reshaping Australian Institutions Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
380
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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