Special issue announcement: "Practices to evaluate and regulate the role of public broadcasters in the new media ecology"

The International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics (MCP) is committed to analyzing the politics of communication(s) and cultural processes. It addresses cultural politics in their local, international and global dimensions, recognizing equally the importance of issues defined by their specific cultural geography and those which traverse cultures and nations.

MCP promotes critical, in-depth, engaged research on the intersections of
sociology, politics, cultural studies and media studies and invites sharp, contemporary, stimulating analyses of issues of live concern for a broad range of cultures and nations and for the international community.

Editors of the special  issue are iMinds-SMIT Senior researcher Prof. Dr. Karen Donders, iMinds-SMIT Director Prof. Dr. Caroline Pauwels, and iMinds-SMIT Senior researcher Prof. Dr. Jan Loisen. Their introduction “All or nothing? From public service broadcasting to public service media, to public service ‘anything’?” frames the other contributions in the special issue of which the table of contents is added below.

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  • Introduction: All or nothing? From public service broadcasting to public service media, to public service ‘anything’?
    Karen Donders, Caroline Pauwels and Jan Loisen

  • Public service broadcasting put to test: ex-post control of online services
    Natascha Just, Michael Latzer and Florian Saurwein

  • Assessing the British Public Value Test: Benefits, limitations and challenges ahead Maria Michalis
  • To test or not to test: Comparing the development of ex ante public service media assessments in Flanders and Norway
    Hilde Van Den Bulck and Hallvard Moe

  • Evaluating and regulating the role of public broadcasters in the children’s media ecology: The case of home-grown television content
    Jeanette Steemers and Alessandro D’Arma

  • The battle for ‘expansion’ of public service broadcasting on the internet. The press coverage of the 12th amendment of the Interstate Treaty on Broadcasting and Telemedia in Germany
    Maria Löblich

  • Public Service Media and the partnership agenda. Matching public policy with PSB strategy
    Tim Raats

Created by Evelien Rooms on 25/06/2012