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The post-Soviet Russian media : conflicting signals / edited by Birgit Beumers, Stephen Hutchings and Natalia Rulyova.

Other author/creatorBeumers, Birgit.
Other author/creatorHutchings, Stephen C.
Other author/creatorRulyova, Natalia.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoLondon ; New York : Routledge, 2009.
Descriptionxv, 245 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European studies ; 53
BASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European studies 53. ^A691486
Contents Part 1: Media, politics and state -- Free to get rich and fool around / Ivan Zassoursky -- Where did it all go wrong? Russian television in the Putin era / John A. Dunn -- Shifting media and the failure of political communication in Russia / Samuel A. Greene -- The end of independent television? Elite conflict and the reconstruction of the Russian television landscape / Tina Burrett -- Part 2: The language of the media -- Putin and the tradition of the interview in Russian discourse / Anna Maslennikova -- What's in a foreign word? Negotiating linguistic culture on Russian radio programmes about language / Lara Ryazanova-Clarke -- Part 3: The media and memory -- The conundrum of memory : young people and their recollections of Soviet television / Ellen Mickiewicz -- Commemorating the past/performing the present : television coverage of the Second World War victory celebrations and the (de)construction of Russian nationhood / Stephen Hutchings and Natalia Rulyova -- Part 4: Culture, state and empire in television serials -- The serialisation of culture, or the culture of serialisation / Birgit Beumers -- The state face : the empire's televisual imagination / Nancy Condee -- Part 5: New media, censorship and identity -- New media, new Russians, new abroad : the evolution of minority Russian identity in cyberspace / Robert A. Saunders -- Russia's Internet media policies : open space and ideological closure / Vlad Strukov.
Summary Presenting original research from a number of well-known international specialists, this book is a detailed investigation of the development of mass media in Russia since the end of Communism and the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (pages 227-240) and index.
LCCN 2008023502
ISBN9780415419017 (hardback : alk. paper)
ISBN0415419018 (hardback : alk. paper)
ISBN9780203886625 (ebook)
ISBN0203886623 (ebook)

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