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Media Law: Cases, Materials and Commentary

Media Law: Cases, Materials and Commentary (EPUB ebook – 2nd edition)

By Rolph, David
By Vitins, Matt
By Bannister, Judith
By Joyce, Daniel

Media Law: Cases Materials and Commentary 2nd edition is an engaging and accessible introduction to the dynamic area of media law. It examines the basic principles of the substantive areas of law affecting the practice of contemporary media organisations including defamation, inv...asion of privacy and freedom of information. Using carefully selected excerpts from recent cases and legislation and insightful author commentary, the book introduces important media concepts and helps readers put these into both legal and cultural contexts. The second edition incorporates critical perspectives from a range of academic disciplines including media and cultural studies to offer conceptual frameworks in which Australian media law can be understood and interpreted. New to this edition Comprehensively updated with current legislation, recent High Court decisions and discussion of contemporary, topical case studies and reports. New author Daniel Joyce (UNSW) brings additional expertise in media law, particularly freedom of expression. Part 2: Media Regulation has been substantially revised with new chapters on 'Print Media and Journalists', 'Broadcasting Services' and 'Online Content' and includes discussion of the Finkelstein Inquiry and Convergence Review Chapter 15: Information Privacy updated to reflect amendments to the Privacy Act and the new Australian Privacy Principles.
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ISBN 9780195598490
Published 30 Jul 2015
Publisher Oxford University Press
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en

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ISBN-13 9780195598490
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Oxford University Press
Imprint Oxford University Press
Published 30 Jul 2015
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format EPUB ebook – 2nd edition
Edition 2nd edition
Author(s) By Rolph, David
By Vitins, Matt
By Bannister, Judith
By Joyce, Daniel
Category Law
Social Law
Criminal Law
Entertainment and media law
Number of Pages 832
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 343
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Law: General & Reference
ONIX Text College/higher education