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The Resource Media spectacle and insurrection, 2011 : from the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere, Douglas Kellner

Media spectacle and insurrection, 2011 : from the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere, Douglas Kellner

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Media spectacle and insurrection, 2011 : from the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere
Title
Media spectacle and insurrection, 2011
Title remainder
from the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Kellner
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
302.23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
P95.8
LC item number
.K45 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Media spectacle and insurrection, 2011 : from the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere, Douglas Kellner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-296)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Barack Obama, the power elite and media spectacle. Media spectacle, celebrity, and contemporary U.S. politics ; Media spectacle in election 2008 ; Politics of the spectacle in the contemporary era ; The Obama presidency and its challenges -- 2. The North African Arab uprisings : from Tunisia to Egypt to Libya and beyond. Sparks in Tunisia ; Insurrection in Egypt ; The Qaddafi spectacle ; Tumult in the Arab world ; The Arab uprisings and counter-revolution -- 3. War in Libya : challenges of liberal humanitarian interventions. Phase one : no-fly zone ; Phase two: NATO takes command ; Stalemate : the battle for Libya, month 3 ; The Arab uprisings and counter-revolution (continued) ; Libyan rebels gain momentum ; The NATO Libyan intervention and the dilemmas of liberal-humanitarian war -- 4. Spectacles of terror. The Osama Bin Laden spectacle ; The death of Bin Laden, terror war, and the Arab uprising ; Obama, Israel, and avenging Bin Laden ; Spectacles of violence and state repression in the Middle East, the capture of Ratko Mladic, and the CNN/Fox spectacle of terror ; The dark side of the spectacle : terror in Norway and the UK riots -- 5. Theorizing the contemporary moment : from Murdochgate and the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere! Media spectacle and Murdochgate ; Barack Obama and the politics of the spectacle ; Media spectacle, Al Jazeera, and the Arab uprising ; From Occupy Wall Street to Occupy everywhere!
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 296 pages
Isbn
9781441160973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)801604763
Label
Media spectacle and insurrection, 2011 : from the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere, Douglas Kellner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [293]-296)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. Barack Obama, the power elite and media spectacle. Media spectacle, celebrity, and contemporary U.S. politics ; Media spectacle in election 2008 ; Politics of the spectacle in the contemporary era ; The Obama presidency and its challenges -- 2. The North African Arab uprisings : from Tunisia to Egypt to Libya and beyond. Sparks in Tunisia ; Insurrection in Egypt ; The Qaddafi spectacle ; Tumult in the Arab world ; The Arab uprisings and counter-revolution -- 3. War in Libya : challenges of liberal humanitarian interventions. Phase one : no-fly zone ; Phase two: NATO takes command ; Stalemate : the battle for Libya, month 3 ; The Arab uprisings and counter-revolution (continued) ; Libyan rebels gain momentum ; The NATO Libyan intervention and the dilemmas of liberal-humanitarian war -- 4. Spectacles of terror. The Osama Bin Laden spectacle ; The death of Bin Laden, terror war, and the Arab uprising ; Obama, Israel, and avenging Bin Laden ; Spectacles of violence and state repression in the Middle East, the capture of Ratko Mladic, and the CNN/Fox spectacle of terror ; The dark side of the spectacle : terror in Norway and the UK riots -- 5. Theorizing the contemporary moment : from Murdochgate and the Arab uprisings to Occupy everywhere! Media spectacle and Murdochgate ; Barack Obama and the politics of the spectacle ; Media spectacle, Al Jazeera, and the Arab uprising ; From Occupy Wall Street to Occupy everywhere!
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxii, 296 pages
Isbn
9781441160973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)801604763

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    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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