In . . . And Communications for All, 16 leading communications policy scholars present a comprehensive telecommunications policy agenda for the new federal administration. This agenda emphasizes the potential of information technologies to improve democratic discourse, social responsibility, and the quality of life along with the means by which it can be made available to all Americans. Schejter has assembled an analysis of the reasons for the failure of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, and offers an international benchmark for the future of telecommunications. Addressing a range of topics, including network neutrality, rural connectivity, media ownership, minority ownership, spectrum policy, universal broadband policy, and media for children, it articulates a comprehensive vision for the United States as a twenty-first-century information society that is both internally inclusive and globally competitive.Leo Lewis, aSony to Stream Movies to its Bravia LCD TV Sets, a Times Online, 27 June 2008, ... Set-Top Box is Just Shy of Totally Amaza ing, a Gadget Lab, 19 May 2008, blog.wired.com/gadgets/2008/05/review-roku-net.html (1 July 2008). 45.
|Title||:||. . . And Communications for All|
|Author||:||Amit M. Schejter|
|Publisher||:||Lexington Books - 2009-02-16|