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New Television, Globalisation, and the East Asian Cultural Imagination
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New Television, Globalisation, and the East Asian Cultural Imagination

Michael Keane, Anthony Y. H. Fung, and Albert Moran

Abstract

Challenging assumptions that have underpinned critiques of globalization and combining cultural theory with media-industry analysis, this book gives an account of the evolution of television in the post-broadcasting era, and of how programming ideas are creatively redeveloped and franchised in East Asia. In this study of television-program adaptation across cultures, the authors argue that adaptation, transfer, and recycling of content are multiplying to the point of marginalizing other economic and cultural practices. This is happening in television, but also in many other media and related a ... More

Keywords: globalization, cultural production, media, television, programming ideas, East Asia, local values

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2007 Print ISBN-13: 9789622098206
Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: September 2011 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789622098206.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Michael Keane, author

Anthony Y. H. Fung, author

Albert Moran, author