Sustainability in the Media Industries: The Lack of Transparency and the “Sony Hack”

  • Christian StieglerEmail author
Part of the Management – Culture – Interpretation book series (MCI)


The 2014 Sony hack has revealed an unsettling amount of questionable behaviour and practices, yet representative for one of the most powerful creative industries. The chapter examines the Sony case by analyzing performative, interpretative and cultural approaches within media industries, referring to Cultural turns in management by focusing on leaked emails and data in relation to the case. By reflecting the in-visibilities of power within media corporations, issues such as transparency and sustainabilty will be raised and discussed.


Corporate Social Responsibility Corporate Citizenship Media Industry Media Corporation Creative Industry 
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  1. 1.LondonUnited Kingdom

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