The Twitter Revolutions: Social Media in the Arab Spring
Kevin H. Govern
Ave Maria School of Law; California University of Pennsylvania; John Jay College
JURIST Forum (http://jurist.org), October 24, 2011
JURIST Guest Columnist Kevin Govern of Ave Maria School of Law says that social media and networking have proven pivotal in the success of the Arab Spring protest movements in a manner that was previously unforeseen by commentators and scholars.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 3
Keywords: Social Media, Networking, Arab Spring, Jasmine Revolution, Tunisia, Libya, Iran, Iraq, Bahrain, Yemen, Syria, Protest Movements, Law and Ethics
JEL Classification: H56
Date posted: June 26, 2012
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