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The quieted voice: the rise and demise of localism in American radio

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Hilliard, Robert L. (main author), Keith, Michael C. (author)
Format:
Book
Publication Date:
2005
Published:
USA: Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale, Illinois.
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
broadcasting, government, government policies, history, information issues, information needs, networks, private sector, radio, radio programs, radio stations, rural areas, rural people, trends, concentration, commercial firms, Federal Communications Commission (FCC)
Notes:
242 pages., Authors examine how "the short-term financial gains from consolidation in radio have resulted in the demise of local radio services to individual communities, concomitantly resulting in the not-so-long-term possible demise of radio itself."