News From Abroad

Kobo ebook | May 29, 2012

byDonald R. Shanor

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Donald R. Shanor was a foreign correspondent and editor for the Chicago Daily News and United Press International and served as Godfrey Lowell Cabot Professor and director of the international division at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. He is the author of several books, including China Today (with Constance Sha...
Format:Kobo ebookPublished:May 29, 2012Publisher:Columbia University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0231529430

ISBN - 13:9780231529433

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Table of Contents

Part I. Does Foreign News Matter?
Introduction: The Test of War
Gatekeepers and Bookkeepers
Getting the News from Abroad
Part II. The Transformation of Foreign News
Evolution, Not Revolution
Abroad at Home
News from Abroad for Those from Abroad
The Electronic Newspaper
Conclusion: The Journalistic Guerrillas

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Donald Shanor was one of the great foreign correspondents in the days of trenchcoat journalism. His lifetime of in-depth reporting has evolved into an encyclopedic history and analysis of international reportage. Every aspiring foreign correspondent will have to read this volume.