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The Resource New media influence on social and political change in Africa, Anthony A. Olorunnisola and Aziz Douai, editors

New media influence on social and political change in Africa, Anthony A. Olorunnisola and Aziz Douai, editors

Label
New media influence on social and political change in Africa
Title
New media influence on social and political change in Africa
Statement of responsibility
Anthony A. Olorunnisola and Aziz Douai, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book addresses the development of new mass media and communication tools and its influence on social and political change, analyzing democratic transitions and cultures with a theoretical perspective"--Provided by publisher
Dewey number
302.23/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olorunnisola, Anthony A
  • Douai, Aziz
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social media
  • Mass media
  • Social change
  • Africa
Target audience
  • adult
  • specialized
Label
New media influence on social and political change in Africa, Anthony A. Olorunnisola and Aziz Douai, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
New media and the question of African democracy / Aziz Douai, Anthony A. Olorunnisola -- Moroccan media in democratic transition / Bouziane Zaid -- Selective liberalization: an analysis of media reform in an emerging democracy / Terje S. Skjerdal -- Articulations and rearticulations: antagonisms of media reform in Africa / Heather Gilberds -- Fanning the flames of fear: a critical analysis of local language radio as a catalyst to the post election violence in Kenya / Timothy W. Kituri -- Looking beyond elections: an examination of media freedom in the re-democratisation of Nigeria / Ufuoma Akpojivi -- Press freedom, media regulation, and journalists' perceptions of their roles in society: a case of Zambia and Ghana / Twange Kasoma -- When the history turns stronger than the rhetoric: the journalistic culture drives over democracy ideals in Namibia and Tanzania / Ullamaija Kivikuru -- Cultural pluralism and democratic ideation- an African story: the case study of SABC's three ethnic minority radio stations / Brilliant Mhlanga -- The changing state of the South African nation: political proximity to business from a rhetorical perspective / Irina Turner -- Revolution 2.0: new media and the transformation of the Egyptian political and communication landscapes / Sahar Khamis -- Twitter frames: finding social media's "influentials" during the "Arab Spring" / Aziz Douai, Mohamed Ben Moussa -- A grassroots approach to the democratic role of the internet in developing countries: the case of Morocco / Mohamed Ben Moussa -- Twitter and Africa's 'war on terror': news framing and convergence in Kenya's Operation Linda Nchi. / Duncan Omanga, Pamela Chepngetich-Omanga -- Use of new ICTs as "liberation" or "repression" technologies in social movements: the need to formulate appropriate media policies / Brandie L. Martin, Anthony A. Olorunnisola -- Social media and youth interest in politics in Kenya / Auma Churchill Moses Otieno, Lusike Lynete Mukhongo -- Twitter as virtual battleground: the case of HSM press in Somalia / R. Bennett Furlow -- Political use of internet during the Benin 2011 presidential campaign: fad effect or mid-term strategy? / Bellarminus Gildas Kakpovi -- The impact of social media on the social, political and economic environments in Africa / Oluwabukola Adelaja -- Public opinion on Nigeria's democracy: why the Arab Spring stopped in the desert / Anthony A. Olorunnisola, Ayobami Ojebode -- New Media and the changing public sphere in Uganda: towards deliberative democracy? / Kennedy Javuru -- Rethinking the democratization role of online media: the Zimbabwean experience / Tendai Chari -- Social media, new ICTs and the challenges facing the Zimbabwe democratic process / Nhamo Anthony Mhiripiri, Bruce Mutsvairo -- Of new media influence on social and political change in Africa: introspects, retrospectives and futuristic challenges / Anthony A. Olorunnisola
Control code
ocn843617024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 496 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466641983
Other control number
10.4018/978-1-4666-4197-6
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843617024
Label
New media influence on social and political change in Africa, Anthony A. Olorunnisola and Aziz Douai, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
black and white
Contents
New media and the question of African democracy / Aziz Douai, Anthony A. Olorunnisola -- Moroccan media in democratic transition / Bouziane Zaid -- Selective liberalization: an analysis of media reform in an emerging democracy / Terje S. Skjerdal -- Articulations and rearticulations: antagonisms of media reform in Africa / Heather Gilberds -- Fanning the flames of fear: a critical analysis of local language radio as a catalyst to the post election violence in Kenya / Timothy W. Kituri -- Looking beyond elections: an examination of media freedom in the re-democratisation of Nigeria / Ufuoma Akpojivi -- Press freedom, media regulation, and journalists' perceptions of their roles in society: a case of Zambia and Ghana / Twange Kasoma -- When the history turns stronger than the rhetoric: the journalistic culture drives over democracy ideals in Namibia and Tanzania / Ullamaija Kivikuru -- Cultural pluralism and democratic ideation- an African story: the case study of SABC's three ethnic minority radio stations / Brilliant Mhlanga -- The changing state of the South African nation: political proximity to business from a rhetorical perspective / Irina Turner -- Revolution 2.0: new media and the transformation of the Egyptian political and communication landscapes / Sahar Khamis -- Twitter frames: finding social media's "influentials" during the "Arab Spring" / Aziz Douai, Mohamed Ben Moussa -- A grassroots approach to the democratic role of the internet in developing countries: the case of Morocco / Mohamed Ben Moussa -- Twitter and Africa's 'war on terror': news framing and convergence in Kenya's Operation Linda Nchi. / Duncan Omanga, Pamela Chepngetich-Omanga -- Use of new ICTs as "liberation" or "repression" technologies in social movements: the need to formulate appropriate media policies / Brandie L. Martin, Anthony A. Olorunnisola -- Social media and youth interest in politics in Kenya / Auma Churchill Moses Otieno, Lusike Lynete Mukhongo -- Twitter as virtual battleground: the case of HSM press in Somalia / R. Bennett Furlow -- Political use of internet during the Benin 2011 presidential campaign: fad effect or mid-term strategy? / Bellarminus Gildas Kakpovi -- The impact of social media on the social, political and economic environments in Africa / Oluwabukola Adelaja -- Public opinion on Nigeria's democracy: why the Arab Spring stopped in the desert / Anthony A. Olorunnisola, Ayobami Ojebode -- New Media and the changing public sphere in Uganda: towards deliberative democracy? / Kennedy Javuru -- Rethinking the democratization role of online media: the Zimbabwean experience / Tendai Chari -- Social media, new ICTs and the challenges facing the Zimbabwe democratic process / Nhamo Anthony Mhiripiri, Bruce Mutsvairo -- Of new media influence on social and political change in Africa: introspects, retrospectives and futuristic challenges / Anthony A. Olorunnisola
Control code
ocn843617024
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 496 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466641983
Other control number
10.4018/978-1-4666-4197-6
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)843617024

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