Themes: Global Media Governance and Regulation; The Internet and Digital Media Readings: Chapter 5, “The Medium: Global Technologies and Organizations,” and Chapter 6, “The Internet”

Themes: Global Media Governance and Regulation; The Internet and Digital Media Readings: Chapter 5, “The Medium: Global Technologies and Organizations,” and Chapter 6, “The Internet” Themes: Global Media Case Study in Media and the Arab World; Orientalism Readings: Said, Edward (1978). Introduction and Chapter 1, “The Scope of Orientalism.” and Chapter 13, “Arab Media and the Al Jazeera Effect” Explain, in your own words, Edward Said’s concept of Orientalism and the idea that supports it, Michel Foucault’s concept of power/knowledge. As you do so, reflect on how and why understanding Orientalism can all of us to better relate to the Middle East today. Themes: Global Media Case Study and Asia; International Communication Theory from An Asian Perspective Readings: Chapter 14, “Toward Globalization: The Approaches and Accomplishments of the Four Media Giants in Asia” and Chen, Guo-Ming, “Asian Communication Studies: What and Where to Now” Describe, in your own words, the major ideas that define the Asian approach to communication outlined in the article, “Asian Communication Studies.” As you do, discuss how and why this Asian approach differs from the general Western orientation to communication outlined in the lecture, and what benefits such an Asian approach might thus offer us as we study communication.

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