The Invisible Resource: Use and Regulation of the Radio Spectrum, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Invisible Resource

Use and Regulation of the Radio Spectrum, 1st Edition

By Harvey J. Levin

RFF Press

459 pages

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Hardback: 9781617260704
pub: 2011-01-19
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This book both describes and criticizes the regulatory policies of the Federal Communications Commission (F.C.C.). If accepted, these criticisms would result in a comprehensive alteration of current F.C.C. policies. Originally published in 1971


'…very useful data for students of public policy…will stand for some time as the authoritative treatment of its specialized subject.' American Political Science Review

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