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Title Digital Middle East : state and society in the information age / Mohamed Zayani, editor
Published [New York, N.Y.] : Oxford University Press, [2018]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 335 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Contributors; 1. Mapping the Digital Middle East: Trends and Disjunctions; 2. The Changing Nature of Socialization Among Arab Youth: Insights from Online Practices; 3. Virtual Worlds, Digital Dreams: Imaginary Spaces of Middle Eastern Video Games; 4. Mediated Experience in the Egyptian Revolution; 5. Women's Digital Activism: Making Change in the Middle East; 6. Domesticating Foreign Intellectual Property Laws in the Digital Age: Of Pirates and Qarsana in the GCC
7. From Souk to Cyber Souk: Acculturating to e-Commerce in the MENA Region8. Working for Free: Hidden Social and Political Economies of the Internet in the Middle East; 9. Digital Rights Activism after the Arab Spring: Internet Governance Politics and the Internet Freedom Proto-Regime; 10. Citizenship and Cyber Politics in Iran; 11. E-Government in the GCC Countries: Promises and Impediments; Epilogue: On the Digital Middle East and Computational Social Science; Notes; Index
Summary Assesses government and civil society responses to the digital revolution in the Middle East
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-315) and index
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Subject Information society -- Middle East.
Form Electronic book
Author Zayani, Mohamed, 1965- editor
ISBN 0190934654 (electronic bk.)
9780190934651 (electronic bk.)