Hebrew Popular Journalism: Birth and Development in Ottoman Palestine, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Hebrew Popular Journalism

Birth and Development in Ottoman Palestine, 1st Edition

By Ouzi Elyada


336 pages | 15 B/W Illus.

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pub: 2019-06-01
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This book examines the birth and development of Hebrew popular journalism in Ottoman Palestine between 1884 and 1914. It is the first study to explore this form of Hebrew journalism.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. The Ben-Yehuda Newspapers—Identifying the Jewish Readership 2. The First Hebrew Daily Newspaper in Palestine: Ha-Zvi 3.The Daily Ha-Zvi: Yellow Editorial Strategies and Readers’ Reactions 4. Ha-Zvi and the Mass-Communication Revolution in Ottoman Palestine 5. The Struggle for Yellow Hegemony: Ha-Or vs. Ha-Herut 6. Crime and Catastrophe Stories in the Hebrew Popular Press 7. Military Coverage in the Hebrew Popular Press Conclusion

About the Author

Ouzi Elyada, Department of Communication and Department of General History, University of Haifa

About the Series

Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern History

The region's history from the earliest times to the present is catered for by this series made up of the very latest research. Books include political, social, cultural, religious and economic history.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Middle East / Israel
HISTORY / Middle East / Turkey & Ottoman Empire
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies