Civic Discourse and Digital Age Communications in the Middle East (Civic Discourse for the Third Millennium)



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  • Communication Studies,
  • Discourse analysis,
  • Intercultural communication,
  • Communication,
  • Social Science,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Middle East,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Information Technology,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Communication,
  • Civil society,
  • Arab countries,
  • Information superhighway
  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLeo A. Gher (Editor), Hussein Y. Amin (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages319
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8686720M
    ISBN 101567504736
    ISBN 109781567504736

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