Online Discourse in the Arab World: Dispelling the Myths

In an event titled 'Online Discourse in the Arab World: Dispelling the Myths,' USIP and the Berkman Center for Internet & Society presented findings from an unprecedented, comprehensive mapping of the Arabic-language blogosphere.

 
June 17, 2009
In an event titled 'Online Discourse in the Arab World: Dispelling the Myths,' the US Institute of Peace's Center of Innovation for Science, Technology, and Peacebuilding, in collaboration with Harvard University's Berkman Center for Internet & Society, presented findings from an unprecedented, comprehensive mapping of the Arabic-language blogosphere.  Researchers from the Berkman Center unveiled for the first time a new report on the Arabic-language blogosphere, which applied cutting-edge social network mapping analysis to more than 35,000 blogs from 18 countries. 

Learn more about this event at: http://www.usip.org/events/online-discourse-in-the-arab-world-dispelling-the-myths-blogs-and-bullets-initiative