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Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (3): 41–64.
Published: 03 September 2019
..., and social media have played a role in enabling the Tunisian Revolution to happen. Whatever the causes and explanations, the Arab Spring 1 was long in the making. Among others, social, political, and economic issues contributed multifariously to what was already a grave situation prevailing throughout...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2019) 12 (2): 25–52.
Published: 02 June 2019
... . 2019 Bahrain Arab uprising social media social movements This research focuses on the subversive strategies of the opposition groups deployed through the use of social media in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Specifically, it looks at how urban movements use social media discourses to negotiate...
Contemporary Arab Affairs (2012) 5 (1): 54–67.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Genevieve Barrons For the last decade, a debate has raged over the place of social media within popular uprisings. The 2011 Egyptian revolution shed new light on this debate. However, while the use of social media by Egyptians received much focus, and activists themselves pointed towards...