Broadcasting Change: Arabic Media as a Catalyst for Liberalism
Broadcasting Change: Arabic Media as a Catalyst for Liberalism

Broadcasting Change: Arabic Media as a Catalyst for Liberalism

by Joseph Braude

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781538101285
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 11/30/2017
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 5.88(w) x 9.11(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Joseph Braude is a Senior Fellow at the Middle East Program of the Foreign Policy Research Institute, and a Senior Fellow at the Al-Mesbar Center for Studies and Research in Dubai.

Table of Contents

I. The Case for Arabic Liberal Media

1. From Cairo to Palermo: How Culture Drives Change

2. Why and How to Engage Authoritarian Media

3. The Crown and the Beret: Two Arab Political Narratives and Their Future

4. Scorpions in the Infosphere: The Danger of Sectarian Broadcasting

II. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

5. Overcoming a Troubled Legacy

6. A New Strand in the Royal Story

7. The UAE as a Saudi Liberal Beachhead

III. The Republic of Egypt

8. Despair along the Nile

9. Ghost in the Machine: Egyptian State Broadcasting in the Shadow of Nasser

10. Negotiating with the Single Voice

11. The TV War against Al-Azhar

12. The Eleventh Plague: Egyptian anti-Semitism and Its Remedies on Stage and Screen

IV. The Role of International Support

13. Pilgrims to the Infosphere: The Story of Foreign Broadcasting in Arabic

14. Conclusion: Arab Liberals in Search of Partners

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