Copycat Television: Globalisation, Program Formats and Cultural Identity

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University of Luton Press, 1998 - Art - 204 pages
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"Addressing both the scope and the significance of television program format transferthe practice of using the basic idea of a program to produce a new version of that programthis book details this rapidly growing area of the international television distribution system. Also addressed is the remaking of a program by the television industry of another nation, highlighting issues of meaning and cultural identity of national audiences."

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Part One The International Format Trade
English Language Grundy
Grundy World Wide

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About the author (1998)

Albert Moran is professor of media studies in the School of Humanities at Griffith University in Brisbane. He is the author of several books, including" TV Formats Worldwide" and "New Flows in Global TV."

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