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Mass communication in the modern Arab world, ongoing agents of change following the Arab spring, edited by Naila Nabil Hamdy and Philip Auter

"This book introduces, explains, and explores communication in the modern Arab world. Focusing on contemporary times and the lasting effects of the Arab Spring, the book reveals how the unceasing growth of media and communication technologies have acted as agents of change and provides evidence of mass communication's potential to transform societies and cultures"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Arab Regional Civic Action Before the Arab Spring : A Media-NGO Study from Casablanca to Dubai / Leonard Ray Teel -- Moroccan Communication Systems from the Era of Public Screamers to the Era of Facebook / Tayeb Boutbouqal -- Radio and TV Broadcasting in Algeria from Origins to the Present Day : Birth, Development, and Obstacles / Kamal Hamidou -- Analyzing Media Power in the Arab World / Noha Mellor -- The Egyptian Media System in the Post-Transitional Period : Challenges Facing Media Reconstruction / Inas Abou Youssef -- Public Relations of Key Middle Eastern Countries in the United States : Does Democracy Make a Difference? / Hesham Mesbah and Dianna Loew -- Radio Sawa : Is Anyone in the Middle East Listening? / Fran Hassencahl -- Sustainability Communication : The Evolving Landscape of Development Communication / Abeer Salem -- Toward Happiness, Accountability, and Transparency : ICTs in the EGovernance of the United Arab Emirates / Oshane Thorpe -- Community Media and Development in Upper Egypt : A Case Study of Nagaawya Newspaper in Nag-Hammadi / Hend El-Taher -- Internet and Social Media in Algeria / Saddek Rabah -- Digital Disruptions in Traditional Arab Media Industries : An Analysis of Key Sectors Impacted by the Communications Transitions / Mohammad Ayish -- Global Gaming in the Arab World / Karin Wilkins and Kyung Sun Lee -- Understanding Egyptian Television : The Audience Perspective / Tara Al-Kadi -- Network Journalism in Post-Revolution Egypt / Ahmed El Gody -- The Image of Emirati Culture in the Eyes of Non-Arab Expatriates / Khaled S. Gaweesh --Women's Self-Representation Online : A Dramaturgical Interpretation of Identity Performance through Social Networking Websites / Meriem Narimane Noumeur -- An Analysis of YouTube Users' Reaction to the Tunisian President's Call for Gender Equality in Inheritance / Aliaa Dawoud -- Binge-Watching TV and Its Implications in the Global Media Flow / Azza A. Ahmed
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (333 pages), illustrations
Specific Material Designation
Form Of Item

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