This second volume, The Cultural Economy, analyzes the dynamic relationship in which culture is part of the process of economic change that in turn changes the conditions of culture. It brings together perspectives from different disciplines to examine such critical issues as: The production of cultural goods and services and the patterns of economic globalization; The relationship between the commodification of the cultural economy and the aesthetic realm; Current and emerging organizational forms for the investment, production, distribution and consumption of cultural goods and services; The complex relations between creators, producers, distributors and consumers of culture.

The Intergovernmental Policy Actors

The intergovernmental policy actors
Yudhishthir RajIsar

This chapter will explore some of the ways in which ideas and principles regarding the ‘cultural economy’ have been promoted by the organizations of the UN system. In analysing these itineraries, it will focus on the agenda-setting processes: how policy issues have been ...

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