Radio as a Tool for Rehabilitation and Social Inclusion

Grimes, Matt R. and Stevenson, S (2012) Radio as a Tool for Rehabilitation and Social Inclusion. In: Radio and society: New Thinking for an Old Medium. Cambridge Scholars press, Newcastle Upon Tyne, pp. 179-196. ISBN 9781443836074

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Abstract

The following chapter comes from an amalgamation of empirical research, reflection on practice and a desire to find practical examples to support some of the theoretical frameworks within which we work. In this chapter we will discuss ways in which community radio can support the rehabilitation, personal development and inclusion of marginalised individuals and their (re)engagement with mainstream society. Drawing on ideas of policy and practice, we will demonstrate how radio producers and trainers can facilitate personal development, whilst reconnecting people with society in a meaningful way.

Item Type: Book Section
Date: 1 March 2012
Uncontrolled Keywords: radio; community radio; social inclusion; prison radio
Subjects: P300 Media studies
Divisions: Faculty of Arts, Design and Media > Centre for Media and Cultural Research
Depositing User: Dr Matt Grimes
Date Deposited: 13 Jul 2020 09:14
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2020 09:14
URI: http://www.open-access.bcu.ac.uk/id/eprint/9465

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