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Reporting the economic causes of the "Arab Spring".

Smith, Kate (2011) Reporting the economic causes of the "Arab Spring". In: Mirage in the Desert: Reporting the "Arab Spring". Arima Publishing, London. ISBN 978-1845495145

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This chapter argues that the economic causes of the Arab Spring which arose from asymmetrical economic development were under-reported in the dominant media narratives of a facebook revolution and drive for democratisation.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 978-1845495145
Uncontrolled Keywords: Arab Spring; economy; social messaging; democracy; reporting;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Edinburgh Napier University, Institute for Creative Industries
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 070 News media, journalism & publishing
300 Social sciences > 320 Political science
Library of Congress Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
Item ID: 4802
Depositing User: Kate Smith
Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2011 13:28
Last Modified: 06 Dec 2011 13:28
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/4802

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