Essays Tagged: "Rupert Murdoch"

Effects of Global Communication

almost any part of the world and hence has a huge audience. SKY is currently owned by an American, Rupert Murdoch, who also has control over many other media companies including many American and Bri ...

(3 pages) 183 0 4.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Book Review on John Kingdom's 'Government and Politics in Britain: an Introduction' - chapters 6,8,10,11,13,14,15,17. Marker comments that only weak point was lack of criticism for Kingdom.

es, as ownership often goes across several papers and even broadcast channels. Media barons such as Rupert Murdoch often hold the power to make or break majorities, and as a result undermine democracy ... ently as 1997, where Blair's landslide was partly attributed to his newly developed friendship with Rupert Murdoch and other media giants. Even now, Blair and his colleagues justify their actions and ...

(6 pages) 54 0 3.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

What, if anything, has political economy contributed to our understanding of cultural production?

goes on in the media. Through concentration and conglomeration of various mediums, tycoons such as Rupert Murdoch and Silvio Berlusconi are able to control and mediate the content of media output. It ...

(11 pages) 169 0 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Media: this is an essay about the role and influnces of the media of today and how it is controlled, the history of the media and the media today

aper. This newspaper is also owned by the company (News International plc) that owns The Sun run by Rupert Murdoch. It is generally accepted that newspapers can and do support particular viewpoints an ...

(8 pages) 979 1 4.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Critically discuss the concept of Globalisation. What is meant by cultural globalisation?

recent years for his association with media tycoons ("Tony's cronies") such as Richard Branson and Rupert Murdoch, owner of the mass circulation, and traditionally Tory, Sun newspaper, responsible fo ...

(6 pages) 279 0 3.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

How have developments in communications and information technology changed the way we live today?

ion as it is often the medium that is accused of being at the heart of modern cultural imperialism. Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation in particular, which dominates the production and marketing of pay ...

(4 pages) 299 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Australian republican debate 1999 - and the media's role

eed to target, its' team of ambassadors did however make for great interviews.There was Kim Beazly, Rupert Murdoch, Gough Whitlam, and Bob Hawke all trying to stoke a nationalist fervour. Day after da ...

(5 pages) 32 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Digital Revolution Has Changed Media Communications For The Better. Discuss.

een, the problem looks set to get worse, not better. The main digital broadcaster is BskyB owned by Rupert Murdoch. A man who, after aquiring The sun, The Times and various other newspapers, has been ... communications white paper of 2003 now allows channel five to be put up for sale, fears surrounding Rupert Murdoch's intentions for the channel begin to surface. With him already owning such a large s ...

(10 pages) 243 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

What do we mean by the 'policy process' in the media? How do we ensure effective policy making through the media?

as important? (Beresford, 2000:136) The domination by existing media interests by Kerry Packer and Rupert Murdoch suggests that the commercial aspects of the media help to reinforce the values associ ...

(8 pages) 181 1 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Outfoxed: A Rhetorical Analysis

s was an assignment where I was supposed to do a rhetorical analysis over the documentary Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism. We were supposed to discuss the message of the essay and talk ab ... as "the collection and editing of news for presentation through the media." In the movie "Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism," Robert Greenwald examines Fox News' claims to be a fair and bal ...

(6 pages) 95 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The News Corporation

Implications for TNC where that revenues and operating profits increased but so too did debt levels.Rupert Murdoch - The wizard of Oz.TNC is an organisation that is keenly linked to its chief executiv ... flotation and paying all the debt due in 1992, TNC's important issues lay with business directions. Rupert Murdoch set out his view of TNC's long term future which concentrates on the principles inclu ...

(47 pages) 671 0 4.7 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

International Strategic Management

or for worse, our company (News Corp) is a reflection of my thinking, my character, my values." -- Rupert Murdoch. That is exactly the philosophy of Rupert Murdoch - the owner and the chief executive ... ions and influence of stakeholders defined by Johnson and Scoles(1999).The environment.According to Rupert Murdoch News Corporation are blessed with many things: dedicated employees; a consistent visi ...

(18 pages) 402 2 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What Makes Mainstream Media Mainstream

will notice shameless, blatant advertising and propaganda where there should be none. For instance, Rupert Murdoch owns Fox. Therefore, Fox News is very clearly tilted towards the right: they are not ...

(3 pages) 25 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

British Newspapers

and are sometimes called press barons. The most famous in recent years have been Robert Maxwell and Rupert Murdoch.

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Can Internet actually create a Cybertopia

technology to provide us with the same information. Even the Chairman of the media giant News Corp, Rupert Murdoch, agreed that " there is no greater priority are to be seen for the company today than ...

(7 pages) 51 1 3.7 Sep/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Political Economy Theory: Does the structure of the media industry influence its content?

isers on the basis on income, age, sex, ethnic and class specifications." (Stevenson N, 2002:10-11) Rupert Murdoch outlined his plans for the future of MySpace in a 2006 interview at the Citigroup Ent ...

(4 pages) 36 0 3.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Summary of Michael Curtin's article "Murdoch's Dilemma, or What's the price of TV in China?"

According to Michael Curtin's article "Murdoch's Dilemma, or What's the price of TV in China?" Rupert Murdoch acquired Star TV in attempt to create a Pan-Asian media empire but could not overcome ... rially and culturally specific to societies that fall with their footprints" posed another dilemma. Rupert Murdoch believed that television had a significant impact on power hierarchies because it exp ...

(2 pages) 837 1 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Coming of the Online Age - Marketing Challenges

age views and that means that Yahoo! has to sell their advertising spaces for less amount of money. Rupert Murdoch had noted that one in four users was interacting with MySpace. This shows the huge ma ...

(3 pages) 29 0 3.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Environmental Factors in Publishing

ydney morning herald' would lay of 5% of staff. In a speech to newspaper editors, Newscorps founder Rupert Murdoch (April 13 2005) has expressed his concern over the future of print media, indicating ... olumnist sacked over Fairfax strike', 29 August, viewed 15 March 2009, Newscorp.com 2005, Speech by Rupert Murdoch to the American society of newspaper editor, viewed 23rd March 2006,Canning, S Sincla ...

(3 pages) 802 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Globalization and Culture

oreign markets with MTV and it has reached to large masses by broadcasting in 63 countries. Lastly, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp has the interest which will always advance the group consisting of 20th c ...

(14 pages) 122 0 2.3 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community