Wag the Press: How Changes in U.S. Foreign Policy Toward China Were Reflected in Prestige Press Coverage of China, 1979 vs. 1997

Dennis T. Lowry and Zaigui Wang [WJMCR 3:1 January 2000] Sections:  Abstract|Introduction|Theoretical framework and hypothesesMethod|Results|Discussion Abstract This study used content analysis to compare the news coverage of four U.S. prestige newspapers of the state visits of Chinese Vice-Premier Deng Xiaoping in 1979 and Chinese President Jiang Zemin in 1997. The results showed that news coverage of Deng’s visit […]