Mohamed Zayani

Title

Associate Professor at SFS-Qatar
Media & Communication / Humanities

Department

Qatar - Faculty
Research

Research

AREAS OF RESEARCH INTEREST:

• Media and communication, the sociology of communication, communication theory, critical approaches to the study of the information society, social contexts of media, the cultural anthropology of media, the political sociology of media, international communication, international media systems

• Middle East media, Al Jazeera Network, transnational Arab satellite television, the digital culture in the Arab world, news media and public opinion in MENA region

• Internet studies, new and social media, alternative media, cyber activism, digital contention, and social movement theory

• Critical theory, cultural studies, visual culture, representation, globalization theory, postmodernism, self-organization, complexity and chaos theory