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Published: 06 June 2011

192 Pages

ISBN: 9780748639083

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Contemporary Arab Broadcast Media

El Mustapha Lahlali

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Provides a critical overview of the development of Arab media
  • Examines the aims and impact of Al-Jazeera Arabic, Al-Hurra and Al-Arabia, and compares their broadcasting strategies, programmes and use of language
  • Includes comparative case studies of the coverage of the 2006 conflict between Hezbollah and Israel, the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq and US foreign policy