The Emergent Supranational Arab Media Policy Sphere

Marwan M. Kraidy*

*Corresponding author for this work

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3 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Global Media and Communication Policy
Number of pages13
ISBN (Print)9781405198714
StatePublished - Apr 19 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Arab satellite organization (ARABSAT), headquartered in riyadh, capital of saudi arabia-and the arab states broadcasting union (ASBU)
  • Arab satellite television charter (ASTC)-emergency meeting in Cairo, reigning in the satellite television industry
  • Challenges to national media policies
  • Emergent supranational arab media policy sphere
  • Emergent supranational policy sphere-preceding national examples, arab states being flexible
  • Lebanese media policy-stability at home and positive image abroad
  • National/supranational dynamics of media policy-the arab world and beyond
  • Saudi media policy-domestic control and foreign influence
  • UAE media policy-dubai as Crown jewel, media policy in the UAE confederal
  • United arab emirates (UAE), disproportionate role-in shaping the pan-arab media environment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Social Sciences

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