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Greening ‘The Block’: Sustainability in mainstream lifestyle TV

24 May 2015
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Using The Block as an example, this paper discusses whether there is evidence of sustainable practices, particularly to do with managing waste in the renovation process in mainstream television shows and investigates whether the show can act as a kind of ‘popular education’, promoting viewers’ (pro-environmental) choices when conducting similar real-life projects.

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Adelaide
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