Global culture : media, arts, policy, and globalization / edited by Diana Crane, Nobuko Kawashima, and Ken'ichi Kawasaki.

by Crane, Diana, 1933-Looking glass; Kawasaki, KenichiLooking glass; Kawashima, NobukoLooking glass.

Publisher: New York ; Routledge, 2002.Description: ix, 286 pages.ISBN: 0415932297; 0415932300.Subject(s): Cultural policyLooking glass | GlobalizationLooking glass | Mass media and cultureLooking glass | Mass media -- Social aspectsLooking glassNote: Includes bibliographical references and index.
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First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Acknowledgments (p. ix)
  • 1 Culture and Globalization: Theoretical Models and Emerging Trends (p. 1)
  • Part I. Cultural Policy and National Cultures: Preserving Tradition and Resisting Media Imperialism
  • 2 Subsidizing the Arts: Government and the Arts in Western Europe and the United States (p. 29)
  • 3 Building National Prestige: Japanese Cultural Policy and the Influence, of Western Institutions (p. 49)
  • 4 A Drama of Change: Cultural Policy and the Performing Arts in Southeast Asia (p. 63)
  • 5 Identifying a Policy Hierarchy: Communication Policy, Media Industries, and Globalization (p. 78)
  • Part II. Regenerating Cultural Resources: Urban and Organizational Strategies
  • 6 Urban Cultural Policy and Urban Regeneration: The Special Case of Declining Port Cities--Liverpool, Marseilles, Bilbao (p. 93)
  • 7 The Local and the Global in Popular Music: The Brazilian Music Industry, Local Culture, and Public Policies (p. 105)
  • 8 Cultural Policy as Marketing Strategy: The Economic Consequences of Cultural Tourism in New York City (p. 118)
  • 9 Democratization and Institutional Change: A Challenge for Modern Museums (p. 132)
  • Part III. Reframing Urban Cultures for Local and Global Consumption
  • 10 Cultural Policy and the City-State: Singapore and the "New Asian Renaissance" (p. 149)
  • 11 The Immaterial City: Ferrara, a Case Study of Urban Culture in Italy (p. 169)
  • 12 Blackface in Italy: Cultural Power Among Nations in the Era of Globalization (p. 191)
  • Part IV. Reframing Media Cultures for Global Consumption
  • 13 Markets and Meanings: The Global Syndication of Television Programming (p. 215)
  • 14 Globalization of Cultural Production: The Transformation of Children's Animated Television, 1980 to 1995 (p. 233)
  • 15 From Western Gaze to Global Gaze: Japanese Cultural Presence in Asia (p. 256)
  • Contributors (p. 275)
  • Index (p. 279)

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Diana Crane is Professor Emerita of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania
Nobuko Kawashima is Associate Professor, Doshisha University, Japan
Ken'ichi Kawasaki is Professor of Sociology at Komazawa University, Japan