Media Practice in Iraq by A. Al-rawiMedia Practice in Iraq by A. Al-rawi

Media Practice in Iraq

byA. Al-rawi

Hardcover | August 7, 2012

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A historical survey of the Iraqi media from its beginning up to the present day, focusing on the post-2003 media scene and the political and societal divisions that occurred in Iraq after US-led occupation. Investigates the nature of the media outlets and offers an analysis of the way Iraqi satellite channels covered the 2010 general elections.
AHMED KHALID AL-RAWI is a lecturer at Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands. He has written over thirty research papers and book chapters published in journals such asArab Studies Quarterly,International Journal of Contemporary Iraqi Studies,Journal of Arab & Muslim Media Research, andJournal of Colonialism and Colonial History...
Title:Media Practice in IraqFormat:HardcoverDimensions:221 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.83 inPublished:August 7, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230354521

ISBN - 13:9780230354524


Table of Contents

Acknowledgment Introduction The Iraqi Media: The Beginnings American Propaganda Efforts to Wage a War on Iraq: The Case of Nassiriah and Babil Newspapers The US Role in Shaping Iraq's Post 2003 Media The Iraqi Media after the US-led Invasion Television and Iraqi Elections Iraqi TV Coverage of the 2010 General Election Conclusion Appendix I - The Articles of Nassiriah and Babil Newspapers Appendix II - An Inventory of Iraqi Satellite Channels Index