Media in Egypt and Tunisia: From Control to Transition?

  • Authors
  • Edward Webb

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Edward Webb
    Pages 22-47
  3. Edward Webb
    Pages 48-71
  4. Edward Webb
    Pages 72-98
  5. Edward Webb
    Pages 99-103
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 104-112

About this book


This book examines the mass media systems of Egypt and Tunisia under the pre-uprising regimes, with a focus on the last decade of the Mubarak and Ben Ali periods, as well as on how media are adapting to the political transitions underway. Findings are based on extensive interviews with journalists.


Egypt Tunisia media censorship journalism journalists press authoritarianism political transitions politics comparative politics interview mass media

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