Book, Print in English

Through their eyes: foreign correspondents in the United States

Stephen Hess.
  • Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2005.
  • xi, 195 pages : illustrations; 24 cm.
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Series
Summary
  • "Drawing on personal interviews and original survey research, reveals the mindset of foreign correspondents posted in the United States from a wide range of countries, and examines how foreign reporting has changed over the past 20 years"--Provided by publisher.
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Guide : the nature of this study and where it fits in the Newswork series
  • Context : what may or may not apear in the world's media
  • Then : what we know about foreign correspondents in America, 1955-88
  • Who they are
  • Patterns : some findings, 1999-2003
  • Irregulars : the other foreign correspondents
  • Hollywood : a subject the world loves
  • In America : it's not like being in any other country
  • How they work
  • Time : adjusting to deadlines around the world
  • Contact : whereby the home office gains on foreign correspondents
  • Access : who sees whom, when, and why
  • Help : foreign correspondents as clients of the U.S. government
  • Borrowed news and the Internet : where correspondents turn for information
  • What they report
  • One day : the stories and the categories that they fit in
  • Now : what we know about foreign correspondents in America, the present
  • Appendixes:
  • A: Foreign correspondents in the United States, by place of origin, 1964-2000
  • B: Survey questionnaire and illustrative responses
  • C: Respondents, surveys, and interviews.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 165-178) and index.
ISBN
  • 0815735847 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780815735847 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0815735855 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780815735854 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2005027331
  • OCLC: 61704727
  • OCLC: 61704727