Telecommunications: Law, Regulation, and Policy / Edition 1

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781567503258
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/23/1998
  • Series: Contemporary Studies in Communication Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 492
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.25 (d)

Table of Contents




Legislative History of the Communications Act of 1934, Mark J. Becker

FCC Preemption After Louisiana PSC, Michael J. Zpevak

Telecommunication Legislation: A Computer Industry Perspective, Herbert E. Marks

Part A: Summary of the Telecommunication Act of 1996 and Part B: The Federal Communication Commission's Interconnection Rules, Charles A. Hudak and Anne E. Franklin


Local Competition and Universal Service: New Solutions, Old Myths, Jeffrey Blumenfeld and Christy C. Kunin

Pricing Principles in Telecommunications. Alexander C. Larson

The Computer Inquiry Trilogy, Herbert E. Marks

History of the Third Computer Inquiry Decisions and Appeals, Frank W. Krogh and Richard B. Severy

Information and Enhanced Services: A Retrospective of Regulated and Unregulated Services and an Examination of Their Treatment After the Telecommunications Act of 1996, Walt Sapronov and Lewis E. Lamb III


Mergers and Acquisitions in the Information Industries, Warren G. Lavey

Negotation and State Public Service Commission Review of Interconnection Agreements, Walt Sapronov and Amy Lin Meyerson

Regulatory Issues Raised by the Custom Service Offerings of AT&T and Its Competitors, Ellen G. Block and Henry D. Levine

Taxation of Telecommunications, Walter Hellerstein


FCC Reform: Governing Requires a New Standard, William H. Read and Ronald Alan Weiner

Appendix: Defining the Regulatory Arena: An Annotated Glossary the Telecommunications Act of 1996, Robert J. Butler, Richard P. Keck,and R. Paul Margie

Subject Index

About the Editors

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