• Gatekeeping and international datelines in the American newspaper: the decision process 

    Robertson, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Jane), 1951- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
    The purpose of this study is to determine the criteria and process used in gatekeepers' decisions at three major daily Ohio newspapers for choosing international stories. What qualifies these individuals to be gatekeepers ...
  • Government controls of American correspondents in China 

    Ainsworth, Joseph C. (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2008)
    This study examined the controls placed on American news correspondents by the Chinese government during an unprecedented period of transition in China's history. Correspondents were interviewed in Beijing to identify the ...