TITLE

Growing Up in the 'Me Decade'

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;5/19/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 20, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the trends in the U.S. cable television business since the 1970s. It notes how major corporations such as Time Inc. and Times Mirror Co. became interested in the business in the 1970s as well as discusses the factors behind their subsequent divestment in the 1980s. It also cites the problems associated with the early pay-per-view movies and events.
ACCESSION #
33004482

 

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