Archive | December, 2011

Osama Bin Laden as the new ‘Saladin’: Two great parallels in Arab history.

Written by Nicole Matejic, August 2007. Two great parallels in Arab history ; Osama Bin Laden as the new ‘Saladin’ Osama Bin Laden – “ A unique mixture of twelfth century cleric and a model executive director from the twenty first century.” (Schuer, 2005) Two of the greatest parallels in Arab history : ‘Saladin’ and […]

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Abandonment, Abduction … Murder? Media Success and Sorrow : Madeline McCann & Qian Xun ‘Pumpkin’ Xue

Written by Nicole Matejic, March 24th , 2008. Abandonment, Abduction … Murder? Media Success and Sorrow : Madeline McCann and; Qian Xun ‘Pumpkin’ Xue In this paper I will explore two highly contrasting media framing instances and their direct impact on the success or failure of Police investigations. Firstly we will look at the abduction […]

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