Sources & Additional Learning Material


Government–media relations in Tunisia: A paradigm shift in the culture of governance?
Joffé, George (2014). Government–media relations in Tunisia: A paradigm shift in the culture of governance? The Journal of North African Studies, 19(5), 615-638.

Tunisian media in transition.
El-Issawi, Fatima (2012). Tunisian media in transition. Carnegie Papers, July. http://carnegieendowment.org/2012/07/10/tunisian-media-in-transition/co12

Tunisia: Foundations of Democratic Compromise.
Rowsell, Nicole (2015). Tunisia: Foundations of Democratic Compromise. Adelphi Series, 55(452), 19-38.

What is private, what is public, and who exercises media power in Tunisia?
Farmanfarmaian, Roxane (2014). What is private, what is public, and who exercises media power in Tunisia? A hybrid-functional perspective on Tunisia's media sector. The Journal of North African Studies, 19(5), 656-678. DOI: 10.1080/13629387.2014.975663

The scissors and the magnifying glass: Internet governance in the transitional Tunisian context.
Artaud de la Ferrière, Alexis, & Vallina-Rodriguez, Narsino (2014). The scissors and the magnifying glass: Internet governance in the transitional Tunisian context. The Journal of North African Studies, 19(5), 639-655.

Political and Media Transition in Tunisia: A Snapshot of Media Policy and Regulatory Environment.
Barata Mir, Joan (2011). Political and Media Transition in Tunisia: A Snapshot of Media Policy and Regulatory Environment. Washington D.C.: Internews.

Ben Ali’s new Tunisia (1987-2009). A Case Study of Authoritarian Modernization in the Arab World.
Erdle, Steffen (2010). Ben Ali’s new Tunisia (1987-2009). A Case Study of Authoritarian Modernization in the Arab World. Berlin: Klaus-Schwarz-Verlag.

Citizens’ Radio in North Africa and the Middle East: Meaningful Change through Citizen Empowerment?
Groth, Stefanie (2013). Citizens’ Radio in North Africa and the Middle East: Meaningful Change through Citizen Empowerment? – An Experience from Tunis. Global Media Journal – German Edition, 3(2). http://www.db-thueringen.de/servlets/DerivateServlet/Derivate-28716/GMJ6_Groth_final.pdf.