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Published: 05 July 2012

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780199568963

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Broadcasting Empire

The BBC and the British World, 1922-1970

Simon J. Potter

  • The first full-length, scholarly study to examine both the home and overseas aspects of the BBC's imperial mission
  • Encourages interdisciplinary thinking, introduces an important new perspective to the study of British broadcasting, and makes a new contribution to debates about empire and the shaping of British culture and identities
  • Engages with recent writing about transnational media history
  • Based on new archival evidence, drawn from collections in Britain, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the USA