Listener-supported station KPFA 94.1 FM in Berkeley, California and is owned by the Pacifica Foundation. Following the extremely controversial firing of a station manager, Pacifica found itself facing internal and external protests. This case provides an example of how organizational structure relates to human relations issues, and provides an organization to study and assess flaws or gaps in its bylaws.
Pacifica Foundation: The Battle Over the Airwaves
- Author: , &
- Publisher:University of Washington, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance
- Publication year:2008
- Online pub date:
- Discipline: Human Resource Management, Public Relations (Business), Organizational Theory
- Contains:Teaching Notes
- Length:4,846 words
Region:Northern AmericaCountry:United States of AmericaState:CaliforniaIndustry:Arts, entertainment and recreationOrganization:Pacifica FoundationOrganization Size:Originally Published In:2008). Pacifica Foundation: The battle over the airwaves. Seattle, WA: Evans School of Public Policy & Governance, University of Washington., , & (Type:Online ISBN:9781526487216Copyright: © 2008, The Electronic Hallway, Evans School of Public Policy & Governance, University of Washington. All rights reserved.