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Basim Tweissi

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pp. 55-72

Print Length

17 pages

4. Jordan

Media’s Sustainability during Hard Times

  • Basim Tweissi (author)
Chapter of: Arab Media Systems(pp. 55–72)
This chapter will shed light on the main features of the Jordanian media system and how it relates to the political, economic, and legal systems. It focuses on the efforts to develop a sustainable media industry under difficult circumstances. For many decades, Jordan navigated the turbulent waters of the Middle East, the scene of devastating regional wars, civil wars, uprisings, and political instability, all of which undermined the efforts for political reform and the development of a healthy, robust media.


Basim Tweissi