Arab Television Industries (International Screen Industries)

Arab Television Industries (International Screen Industries)

By: Marwan M. Kraidy (author), Joe Khalil (author)Paperback

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Arab Television Industries captures the fascinating metamorphosis of Arab television from separate state-owned terrestrial channels to a vibrant, pan-Arab, commercial satellite industries, and explores the momentous social and political implications of this transformation.

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About Author

MARWAN M. KRAIDY is Associate Professor, the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, USA. JOE F. KHALIL is a PhD candidate, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA.


Introduction 1 A Short History of Arab Television 2 Pan-Arab Entertainment Channels 3 Niche Channels and Socio-cultural Change: Youth Women and Religion 4 Pan-Arab News Channels 5 Ramadan: Drama, Comedy and Religious Shows in the Arab Sweeps 6 Television Policy and Regulation in the Arab World Appendices Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/11/2009
  • ISBN13: 9781844573028
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 256
  • ID: 9781844573028
  • weight: 376
  • ISBN10: 1844573028

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