Hezbollah’s Media

@article{Lamloum2009HezbollahsM,
  title={Hezbollah’s Media},
  author={Olfa Lamloum},
  journal={Global Media and Communication},
  year={2009},
  volume={5},
  pages={353 - 367}
}
  • Olfa Lamloum
  • Published 1 December 2009
  • Political Science
  • Global Media and Communication
Since 1985, the Lebanese Hezbollah has developed a centralized communications apparatus which was a major instrument in building its leadership in the Shiite community. My contribution intends to explore the main media of this party as both cognitive and political resources for mobilization and as spaces for the involvement of its activists, sympathizers and cadres. In doing so, it revisits the social history of this political formation and examines its modes of organization and related… 
Hezbollah and the framing of resistance
Abstract Hezbollah is a holistic network whose social, political, military and cultural dimensions are all parts of a discourse of resistance. Conducting a qualitative frame analysis of speeches by
The aesthetics of belonging transformations in Hizbullah's political posters (1985-2006)
This article traces the transformations in Hizbullah’s media discourse from its formative years in the mid- 1980s until the 2006 war with Israel. It focuses on a specific outlet of self-promotion and
Identifying and understanding the media discourse of Hezbollah
This paper aims to identify media discourse of “The Islamic Resistance”, the military arm of Lebanese Hezbollah. On contrary to many researches, this paper is significant, because it distinguishes
Mediatized Populisms| Disagreement Without Dissensus: The Contradictions of Hizbullah’s Mediatized Populism
How should claims to embody “the people” be reckoned with when such claims issue from multiethnic polities? What social and cultural dynamics obtain when political actors involved in transnational
Momentary Memorials: Political Posters of the Lebanese Civil War and Hezbollah
The Lebanese civil war (1975-1990) is a product of its diverse participating factions. With more than a dozen political, religious, and social parties, the streets of Lebanon became flooded with
The Contingency of Meaning to the Party of God: Carnivalesque Humor in Revolutionary Times
The events in the Arab Spring have previously been examined by journalistic and academic sources. Arguments surrounding the series of social movements that swept through the Middle East have shifted
Social Media and War on Gaza: A Battle on Virtual Space to Galvanise Support and Falsify Israel Story
The development in the communication network technology has changed drastically the narration of the prolonged war in the Middle East. It has provided the militant organisations, their supporters and
Literature on Terrorism and the Media (including the Internet): an Extensive Bibliography
compiled and selected by Judith Tinnes  The supplementary bibliography can be downloaded from here
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 28 REFERENCES
The Shi'a of Lebanon: Clans, Parties and Clerics
The Shi'a of Lebanon have emerged in the last 20 years to become a major force in Lebanese politics having long been a marginalised political community. Rodger Shanahan's book examines the reasons
The Shi'ite movement in Iraq
Shi'i Islam has been the focus of sustained attention since the success of the Iranian revolution in 1979. Yet beyond the Iranian case, the role of Shi'ism in politics across the Middle East has
Fadlallah : the making of a radical Shiʿite leader
This unique book traces the trajectory of the most prominent figure of modern Islam - from his early intellectual development through his scholastic and political career - against a background of
Le Hezbollah, état des lieux
Solidement implante dans la communaute chiite libanaise, disposant d’une force armee et d’un vaste reseau d’allies, le Hezbollah souleve les passions les plus violentes et les plus contradictoires
Les larmes et le sang des chiites : corps et pratiques rituelles lors des célébrations de ‘Âshûrâ’ (Liban, Syrie)
Les rituels de ‘Âshurâ’, par lesquels les chiites duodecimains commemorent le martyre de leur troisieme imam, Ḥusayn, a Kerbela, ont pris ces dernieres annees plus de visibilite. Cela relance les
Off the Wall: Political Posters of the Lebanese Civil War
Le Hezbollah au miroir de ses médias
A travers une premiere restitution historique des metamorphoses de l'appareil mediatique du Hezbollah libanais, cet article explore les representations et les symboles qu'il deploie ainsi que les
www.ifporient.org/olfa-lamloum Address: IFPO, BP:11-1424, Beyrouth-Liban. [email: olfa.lamloum@gmail.com
  • Sur le vif,
  • 2004
...
...