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Special Topics INS 5399: Home

This Course Guide helps you identify some of the resources available at Mohammed VI Library. For more information please get in touch with Your Librarian whose contact information is listed below on the right.

Vocabulary list

Please use the vocabulary list below to search the library catalog, through the keyword function, to identify materials relevant to this course.

· Hizballah

· Manar TV

· Shiite Lebanon


The purpose of this course is to first examine the political organization of the Shi‘ite party, Hizballah, in Lebanon and understand what its main political messages are. Second, is to examine its satellite TV station, al-Manar and using discourse analysis, to understand how the television programs (other than the news) help disseminate the party’s message to the people. In particular, the course will look more closely at the programs made for and broadcast for children.

Library of Congress Classes and Subclasses

Please use the call number below to search the library catalog, through the Call Number function, to browse the library collection listing materials relevant to this course.

· [P87-96] Communication. Mass media

· [DS80-90] Lebanon (Phenicia)

· [JQ1758-1852] Middle East (Political Science)

Subject Guide