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Culture in Australia

Culture in Australia
Policies, Publics and Programs

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Part of Reshaping Australian Institutions

Tom O'Regan, David Rowe, Terry Smith, Jennifer Craik, Tim Rowse, David Carter, Kay Ferres, Graeme Turner, Gay Hawkins, Tony Bennett, Michael Emmison, John Frow, Catharine Lumby, Jim McKay, Geoffrey Lawrence, Toby Miller, James Jupp, Chris Healy, Nicholas Thomas, Helen Molnar, Robin Trotter
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  • Date Published: November 2001
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521004039

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  • Culture in Australia offers an incisive and up-to-date examination of the forces that are reshaping Australian cultural priorities, policies and practices at the start of the twenty-first century. Drawing on the work of some of Australia's leading cultural analysts, its concerns range broadly across the cultural sector encompassing art and heritage institutions, publishing, broadcasting, tourism, museums, the music industry, film and youth cultures.

    •  A tight editorial structure makes this book an ideal survey of the topic
    • Very best contributors, with some major contributions from Bennett (Open University), Frow (Edinburgh), Thomas (London) and Miller (New York)
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    "...a timely collection which surveys a broad cross-section of policies and programs which administer culture in Australia. ...the most comprehensive discussion of government/culture relations and their articulation to different forms of identity in Australia which has been published to date." Media International Australia

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    • Date Published: November 2001
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521004039
    • length: 380 pages
    • dimensions: 250 x 177 x 26 mm
    • weight: 0.786kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. Policy and Industry Contexts: Introduction
    1. Knowing the processes but not the outcomes: Australian cinema faces the millennium Tom O'Regan
    2. Globalisation, regionalism and Australianisation in music: lessons from the parallel importing debate David Rowe
    3. Reshaping Australian art institutions Terry Smith
    4. Tourism: leisure, culture, industry Jennifer Craik
    5. Coombs: cultural policies and continuities Tim Rowse
    Part II. Australian Culture and its Publics: Introduction
    6. The writing public: literature and the commercial spirit David Carter and Kay Ferres
    7. Reshaping public institutions: popular culture, the market and the public sphere Graeme Turner
    8. Public service broadcasting: multiple publics, values and the popular Gay Hawkins
    9. Men, women, class and culture Tony Bennett, Michael Emmison and John Frow
    10. Lost horizons: searching for youth culture in the postmodern public sphere Catharine Lumby
    11. Gender and the governmentalisation of Australian amateur sport Jim McKay, Geoffrey Lawrence, Toby Miller and David Rowe
    Part III. Programs of Cultural Diversity: Introduction
    12. Multiculturalism: contested agendas James Jupp
    13. 'Race' portraits and vernacular possibilities: pluralism, heritage and cultural institutions Chris Healy
    14. Indigenous presences and national narratives in Australian museums Nicholas Thomas
    15. Electronic networking: indigenous media and communications in Australia Helen Molnar
    16. Regional cultures Robin Trotter.

  • Editors

    Tony Bennett, The Open University, Milton Keynes

    David Carter, University of Queensland

    Contributors

    Tom O'Regan, David Rowe, Terry Smith, Jennifer Craik, Tim Rowse, David Carter, Kay Ferres, Graeme Turner, Gay Hawkins, Tony Bennett, Michael Emmison, John Frow, Catharine Lumby, Jim McKay, Geoffrey Lawrence, Toby Miller, James Jupp, Chris Healy, Nicholas Thomas, Helen Molnar, Robin Trotter

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