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Conclusion: Narrative (Dis) Order in Today’s MENA

  • Toni AlarantaEmail author
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Part of the Perspectives on Development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region book series (PDMENA)

Abstract

This book explores the narratives of various political entrepreneurs in terms of the current post-2011 ‘Arab Spring’ Middle East and North Africa (MENA). The chapters included analyse both regional and external forces. Each of the eight carefully chosen case studies concerns influential actors and their political narratives, ultimately the way in which they actively participate in the construction of reality by rhetorical means. In most cases this has required taking a long view, detecting how narratives in political communication evolve over time.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Finnish Institute of International AffairsHelsinkiFinland

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