Tiara: MUSA FORUM MUSA's 2nd Graduate Conference, in collaboration with the Royal Asiatic Society, will be held in London on 8, 9, & 10 October 2015. The keynote address will be delivered by Professor Michel Boivin of CEIS Paris. Please do join us.
Thematic Keywords
Islamisation, Women, Media
Geographic Keywords
Sisters in Islam and Framing
Full Name
Email Address
Current Position
PhD student
as of [28-05-2015 16:28:38]
Current Department
Media, Film and Communication
Expected Year of Graduation
Academic Advisor
Dr Vijay Devadas
Position Title
Phd Student
Current Institution
Otago University
Country of Institution
New Zealand
Most recently completed Degree and Institution
MA Leicester University
Discipline of most recently completed degree
Mass Communication
Year of graduation from most recently completed degree
Current Research Title
Islamisation in Malaysia and Role of Media
Current Research Abstract
The study is to analyse the role of the media in the project of Islamisation in Malaysia. In a semi authoritative government whereby the media is controlled and owned by the government, the aim of the study is to excess the role of the media in propagating the political Islam agenda in Malaysia.
Other Research
To study the role of media in covering social movements such as Sisters in Islam.