Dr David Khabaz

Lecturer in Sociology

+44 20 7911 5000 ext 69275
32/38 Wells Street London W1T 3UW
Mondays 14.30-16.00

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David Khabaz completed a PhD in 2000 at the London School of Economics. Since then he has been involved in a number of research projects and academic related assignments. He is currently working on a research project related to human rights and democratic interests in the Middle East.

Professional membership:

Amnesty International 

Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society 

British Sociological Association

4CRIM006W.1- Researching Crime and Justice

5SOCL009W- Globalisation and the Media 

6SOCL009W.2- Making the News 

6CRIM002W.Y- Dissertation in Sociology and Criminology

Research interests

  • Globalisation, war, democracy and conflict in the Middle East
  • Media and political empowerment with particular reference to the Arab spring
  • Sociology of 'human rights' with particular reference to the developing world

2018

Framing Brexit: the role, and the impact, of the national newspapers on the EU Referendum (2018)
Khabaz, D. 2018. Framing Brexit: the role, and the impact, of the national newspapers on the EU Referendum. Newspaper Research Journal.

2013

The weakest link: Leveson report and media ownership (2013)
Khabaz, D. 2013. The weakest link: Leveson report and media ownership. The Chartist. March/April (261).

2012

The revolt and the role of the politicised youth in the Middle East (2012)
Khabaz, D. 2012. The revolt and the role of the politicised youth in the Middle East. Journal of South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies. XXXVI (1).

2011

The poverty of tabloid journalism: ‘A post-mortem to the News of the World' (2011)
Khabaz, D. 2011. The poverty of tabloid journalism: ‘A post-mortem to the News of the World'. The Chartist. 252.

2003

The Iran-American relations (1941- 1953): from obscurity in 1941 to the American domination in 1953 (2003)
Khabaz, D. 2003. The Iran-American relations (1941- 1953): from obscurity in 1941 to the American domination in 1953. Journal of the Contemporary Iranian History.
Qualitative sociology: science and empathy (2003)
Khabaz, D. 2003. Qualitative sociology: science and empathy. Sociologias. 2, pp. 114-127.

2006

Manufactured schema: Thatcher, the miners and the culture industry (2006)
Khabaz, D. 2006. Manufactured schema: Thatcher, the miners and the culture industry. London Troubador Publishing Ltd.

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