Issue 13: Letter from the Publishers
S. Abdallah Schleifer & Walter Armbrust
Losing the Battle for Arab Hearts and Minds
Lieutenant Commander Steve Tatham
US Public Diplomacy: Targeting the Ruled or the Rulers?
Alhurra is at the Heart of the War of Ideas
Broadcasting and American Public Diplomacy
William A. Rugh
A Second Look at Alhurra: US-Funded Channel Comes of Age on the Front Lines of the 'Battle for Hearts and Minds'
The Other Face of the Video Clip: Sami Yusuf and the Call for al-Fann al-Hadif
Video Venom Must Stop!
Arabic Video Clips Flirt with Desires of Egyptian Youth
Culture: The Distinguishing Feature of a People
What Would Sayyid Qutb Say? Some Reflections on Video Clips
The Pressures of 24-Hour News
To Show or Not to Show? Graphic Images in TV Media
Made For Television Events
The Best Hope for Democracy in the Arab World: a Crooning TV "Idol"?
Arab Satellite Coverage of US Elections
Usama Najeeb & Lindsay Wise
CNBC Pakistan to Launch May 2005
The Dark Desert Night is Alight: The Impact of War Visuals on Television Viewers and Print
Islamic Satellite Channels and Their Impact on Arab Societies: Iqra Channel-a Case Study
Dr. Abdul Qader Tash
The Proposed Satellite Television Channel of the Organization of the Islamic Conference: A Response to Moral Panic?
Two Entertainment Issues Preoccupy Egyptian Press in Ramadan
Al Jazeera Update: More Datelines from Doha and a Code of Ethics
On a Journey with Hamza Yusuf
US International Broadcasting Strategies in the Arab World: An analysis of the Broadcasting Board of Governors' strategy from a public communication standpoint
Wendy Feliz Sefsaf
Blending in: Arab Television and the Search for Programming Ideas
Joe F. Khalil
NourSat, the New Satellite in the East
Balancing Act: UAE Satellite TV Channels Between National and Pan-Arab Markets
Not Every Picture Tells a Story: A Death in Falluja
Books in Brief
Book Essay: War Correspondent Memoirs Personalize Conflict
Ralph D. Berenger
New Generation Camcorders
Resource Documents - MMDS and the New Satellite Television Technologies: A Media Explosion in the Arab World
Citizenship and Democracy: Participants Discuss Media and Civic Discourse
The Diversity of Arabic Media
News Xchange 2004, Algarve Keynote Address: His Majesty King Abdallah of Jordan
Report on the 58th Annual Middle East Institute Conference: "The Use and Limits of Power in the Middle East"
Arab Women and the New Media: Empowerment or Disempowerment?
Shereen Abou El Naga
On the Role of Media in the Current Transition Phase in Iraq
Iqbal Hassoon al-Qazwini
Arab Satellite Broadcasting: An Alternative to Political Parties?
Remarks in Response to Saad Eddin Ibrahim
Thoughts on Arab Satellite Television, Pan-Arabism, and Freedom of Expression
Saad Eddin Ibrahim
Keynote Address - The Cambridge Arab Media Project: The Media and Political Change in the Arab World
Between Theory and Practice: A Report on the Cambridge Arab Media Project's Conference on "The Media and Political Change in the Arab World"
Conference Report: International Academy for Media Science (IAMS) "Arab Satellites in a Changing World"
Alhurra on the Cairo Street
Interview with Mouafac Harb, Alhurra Executive Vice President and Director of Network News
Ruby: The Making of a Star
Interview with Hafiz Al Mirazi
Interview with Ahmad al-Farrag
Interview with Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi
Satellite Chronicles: May to November 2004