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Author: Jon B. Alterman
ISBN: 0944029280
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Pages 80 pages
Publisher Washington Inst for Near East Pol (October 1, 1998)
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by Jon B. Alterman


As influential as the new regional Arab media are, however, they still reach only a small percentage of the Arab population in the Middle East.

As influential as the new regional Arab media are, however, they still reach only a small percentage of the Arab population in the Middle East. Cost is certainly a barrier for many, as is illiteracy

New Media in the Muslim World: The Emerging Public Sphere, ed. by Dale F. Eickelman and Jon W. Anderson. For those wanting a brief overview, Jon B. Alterman's 80-page monograph, New Media, New Politics, provides an introduction to various new media in the Arab world

New Media in the Muslim World: The Emerging Public Sphere, ed. Bloomington and Indianapolis, IN: Indiana University Press, 1999. Alterman's 80-page monograph, New Media, New Politics, provides an introduction to various new media in the Arab world. Alterman is particularly good at describing the influence of pan-Arab daily newspapers and, more recently, satellite television in creating a broader discourse among Arab elites, and between those in the Arab world and the diaspora in Europe and the United States.

From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World.

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New Media, New Politics: From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World. The information revolution in the Arab world, while initially limited to the elites, has transformed political discourse in the region in the space of a few years. The Impact of Arab Satellite Television on Culture and Value Systems in Arab Countries: Perspectives and Issues. The Gloomy Picture of the Syrian Press: Ink, Paper, and Eternal Slogans. The Effects of Satellite Television on Arab Domestic Politics. The Current Situation of Satellite Broadcasting in the Middle East. Telecommunication Policy and Development in Saudi Arabia.

For an overview of traditional and new media in the Arab world and political impacts see J. Alterman, New Media, New Politics? From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World, Policy Paper No. 48, The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 1998; W. Rugh. Rugh, Arab Mass Media: Newspapers, Radio, and Television in Arab Politics (Westport, CT: Praeger, 2004);Google Scholar. and M. Lynch, Voices of the New Arab Public: Iraq, Al-Jazeera, and Middle East Politics Today (New York: Columbia University Press, 2006).

For good marketing reasons, no doubt, Alterman avoided using the term "transnational media" in his title, for it would surely lose him half his potential audience. Yet, "transnational media" in the Arabic-speaking countries is precisely what his innovative study covers.

Media development in the Arab world has, for the last century, been in tune with social, political and economic .

Media development in the Arab world has, for the last century, been in tune with social, political and economic changes . Print Media. Alterman, Jon . New Media, New Politics? From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World. Washington: Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 1998, . 5. 6. New Media, New Politics?

Jon Alterman is Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy, Director of the Middle East . From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World" published by The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 1998

Jon Alterman is Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy, Director of the Middle East Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, . He is author of New Media: New Politics: From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World. From Satellite Television to the Internet in the Arab World" published by The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, 1998.

As an International Affairs Fellow with the Council on Foreign Relations, he served as Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs. From 1993-97 he taught at Harvard University, from which he received a P. His opinion pieces have appeared in the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Asharq al-Awsat, and other major publications.

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