Abraham N Abusharif

  • 1 Citations
20092020

Research output per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research Interests

Professor Abusharif’s academic interests include the study of the intersections of religion and media, particularly digital media disruptions and religious authority. He also researches the origins, promulgation, and effects of key journalistic framing terminologies used in prominent Western print news sources for Middle East events and ongoing affairs. Currently, he is examining the usages of “Salafism” and “Islamism” in popular media and in academia.  Prof. Abusharif also has researched narrative non-fiction (or literary journalism) in (or related to) the Arab world.

Education/Academic qualification

Journalism, MS, Northwestern University

… → 1986

Zoology, BS, Southern Illinois University

… → 1981

Physiology, BA, Southern Illinois University

… → 1981

Research interests

  • Digital media
  • Alternative narratives
  • Framing terminologies
  • Literary journalism
  • Religion

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics where Abraham N Abusharif is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • 5 Similar Profiles

Grants

  • Research Output

    "Ferguson, international media narratives and nation branding"

    Abusharif, I. N., Aug 5 2015.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Media, Arab Spring, and Islam

    Abusharif, I. N., Aug 4 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper