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Published: 23 June 2014

232 Pages

6 x 9 in inches

ISBN: 9789774166525

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Media Arabic

A Coursebook for Reading Arabic News (Revised Edition)

Revised Edition

Alaa Elgibali and Nevenka Korica Sullivan

A Publication of The American University in Cairo Press

  • Equips students with the tools they need to understand and discuss news coming out of the Middle East.
  • Covers key media topics, from business to conflicts, from demonstrations to elections, allowing the reader to expand his/her knowledge of the region.
  • 6 carefully structured units help students to build vocabulary, develop reading techniques (such as skimming, critical reading, detailed reading), and practice both speaking and writing about current affairs.
  • Broad in scope: covering the latest political developments from Syria to Egypt to Tunisia; covering both print and online news outlets, encouraging readers to identify different styles of writing and coverage in the Arab media.
  • Suitable for use in class or by learners working alone.