Barriers Down

- How American Power and Free-Flow Policies Shaped Global Media

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Barriers Down
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Bog, hardback
Udgivelsesdato:
10-09-2019
Sprog:
Engelsk
Sidetal:
288
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Freedom of information is a principle commonly associated with the United States' First Amendment traditions or digital-era technology boosters. Barriers Down reveals its unexpected origins in political, economic, and cultural battles over analog media in the mid-twentieth century. Diana Lemberg traces how the United States shaped media around the world after 1945 under the banner of the "free flow of information," showing how the push for global media access acted as a vehicle for American power.Barriers Down considers debates over civil liberties and censorship in Nazi Germany, the Soviet Union, and elsewhere alongside Americans' efforts to circumvent foreign regulatory systems in the quest to expand markets and bring their ideas to new publics. Lemberg shows how in the decades following the Second World War American free-flow policies reshaped the world's information landscape, though not always as intended. Through burgeoning information diplomacy and development aid, Washington diffused new media ranging from television and satellite broadcasting to global English. But these actions also spurred overseas actors to articulate alternative understandings of information freedom and of how information flows might be regulated. Bridging the historiographies of the United States in the world, human rights, decolonization and development, and media and technology, Barriers Down excavates the analog roots of digital-age debates over the politics and ethics of transnational information flows.

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Udgivelsesdato:
10-09-2019
ISBN13:
9780231182164
Bredde:
152 mm
Højde:
229 mm
Format:
Hardback
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    Barriers Down reveals the unexpected origins of freedom of information in political, economic, and cultural battles in the postwar period. Diana Lemberg traces how the United States shaped media around the world under the banner of the "free flow of information," showing how the push for global media access acted as a vehicle for American power. 15 illustrations

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- How American Power and Free-Flow Policies Shaped Global Media

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