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dc.contributor.author Creeber, Glen
dc.date.accessioned 2008-11-13T14:39:28Z
dc.date.available 2008-11-13T14:39:28Z
dc.date.issued 2008-11-13
dc.identifier.citation Creeber , G 2008 , ' Hideously White: British Television, Glocalization and National Identity ' Television and New Media. 5(1) , pp. 27-39 . en
dc.identifier.issn 1552-8316
dc.identifier.other PURE: 93665
dc.identifier.other dspace: 2160/1132
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2160/1132
dc.description Creeber, G. (2004). Hideously White: British Television, Glocalization and National Identity. Television and New Media. 5(1), pp.27-39. en
dc.description.abstract This article will argue that despite gaining praise from around the world for its particular form of 'public service broadcasting,' the British Broadcasting Corporation has proved to be surprisingly poor at reflecting the local, linguistic, racial, cultural, and religious differences throughout the United Kingdom. Tracing its historical development, it will argue that in the past century the British Broadcasting Corporation was responsible for simply producing a form of cultural hegemony that attempted to conceive 'Britishness' within an extremely narrow set of conventions, excluding all manner of people and communities in its attempt at 'making the nation as one man.' In contrast, this article will argue that new cable and satellite channels are now gradually breaking down the very notion of a 'unilateral' or 'unilingual' voice, eventually providing a 'common culture' for those viewers who do not fit easily into any neat definition of British citizenship. en
dc.format.extent 13 en
dc.language.iso eng
dc.relation.ispartof Television and New Media. 5(1) en
dc.title Hideously White: British Television, Glocalization and National Identity en
dc.type Text en
dc.type.publicationtype Article (Journal) en
dc.contributor.institution Department of Theatre, Film & Television Studies en
dc.description.status Peer reviewed en


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