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Author Khatib, Lina (Lina H.)
Title Image politics in the Middle East : the role of the visual in political struggle / Lina Khatib.
Published London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2013.
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 Floor2  JA85.2.M628 K438 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-242) and index.
Contents Part I: Revolutionary Illusions, 1. The Visual Legacy of the Cedar Revolution in Lebanon; 2. Hizbullah: Image Management and Political Survival; 3. The Politics of (In)visibility in Iran. -- Part II: Revolutionary Images, 4. The Visual Rush of the Arab Spring ; 5. Television Images and Political Struggle ; 6. From Images of Dictators to Images of Citizens.
Summary "Politics in the Middle East is now seen and the image is playing a central part in processes of political struggle. This is the first book in the literature to engage directly with these changing ways of communicating politics in the region {8211} and particularly with the politics of the image, its power as a political tool."--From the publisher's website.
Subject Communication in politics -- Middle East.
Visual communication -- Middle East.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- Middle East.
Middle East -- Politics and government -- 1979-
ISBN 1848852827 (pbk.)
9781848852822 (pbk.)
9781848852815 (hbk.)
1848852819 (hbk.)
OCLC number 794816682