University of Hertfordshire

Period30 Nov 2017


TitleHow the absolute monarchy in Oman is turning to Twitter to help govern
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletConversation
Media typeWeb
Duration/Length/Sizebetween 2000 to 3000 words
CountryUnited Kingdom
DescriptionThis is an online article published in the Conversation based on a doctoral student's work and an editor form Conversation, Michael Parker. The article explains how Oman is relying on Twitter and Whatsapp to bring about changes in the country.
Producer/AuthorProf. Jyoti Choudrie
PersonsJyoti Choudrie


This online article based on a doctoral student's research Mr. Al Al-Bulushi expalined and showed how Oman is using Twitter and Whatsapp to bring about positive chnages to the country. To prepare the article the Commissioning Editor, Mr. Michael Parker helped the writer of this article.


  • Oman, Twitter, Whatsapp, Autocratic