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Today’s social media typically offer several ways for members to connect virtually with one another, including both synchronous (e.g., instant messaging, texting, video chat) and asynchronous (e.g., email) modes of communication.
Our first step was to conduct computer searches of the terms: “social media Middle East” and “social media” paired with the names of all of the individual countries listed in endnote 1.
We followed the same procedure when attempting to unearth the predictions of futurists and forecasters.
Often scholars write as if the Middle East is a single, homogeneous entity.
In this article, we will discuss what is known about a surprisingly popular phenomenon in the Middle East—the use of social media to communicate.
We will begin with a discussion of what “social media” sites are (sites such as Facebook, Your Middle East, You Tube, Flickr, Muslima.com, chat rooms, and instant messaging) and point out how common they are in the Middle East.
Next, we will discuss the reasons why men and women are currently using Internet and social media.
We also search for the terms “future predictions,” and the like with all the Middle Eastern countries.
In modern times the Middle East is a culturally, politically, economically, and religious, and strategically sensitive area.
Thus, in this article, although we will draw some general conclusions, in most of our examples we will attempt to specify which of the Middle Eastern groups we are writing about.
Men and women are sometimes forbidden even to meet before marriage.
Certainly they are not expected to have casual chats with people of the opposite sex (Abu-Lughod ).Today, in the Middle East, rates of increase in the use of the Internet may be greater than anywhere in the world.