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The political economy of Egyptian media, business and military elite power and communication after 2011, Maher Hamoud

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Halftitle page -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Contents -- 1 Introduction -- 2 A Critical Overview of Egypt's Media Market -- Egypt's neoliberal capitalism and the business elite -- Structural phases of the military's business empire -- A brief history of Egyptian media -- The business elite's interest in media control -- Teaming between investors and media personnel -- Shifting media ownership: from the business elite to the military -- Conclusion -- 3 A Political Economy of Egypt's Distorted Advertising Market -- Neoliberalization and the introduction of a new advertising market -- Advertising agencies and political propaganda under Mubarak -- The military as advertisers under al-Sisi -- Conclusion -- 4 Social Media as a Political Space -- The internet as a political space prior to 2011 -- Social media as a revolutionary messenger -- Militarizing social media: the business of e-committees -- Intensifying e-surveillance post 2013 -- Conclusion -- 5 The Fall of Mubarak and Morsi: A Review of News Coverage -- A review of the coverage of the uprising and Mubarak's fall -- A review of the coverage of the period following Mubarak's fall -- The emergence of Tamarod -- News framing of the coup and Morsi's fall -- A review of coverage of al-Sisi as 'the saviour' -- Conclusion -- 6 The Military as Media Producers: Politics and Drama on al-Sisi's TV -- Freedom of expression: only against the Muslim Brotherhood -- Violence against journalists: police and the 'Honourable Citizens -- Demonizing critical news outlets -- Military monopoly over the TV drama business -- Conclusion -- 7 Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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non fiction
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1 online resource (233 pages)
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