TITLE

The news, gingerly

AUTHOR(S)
Lawrence, Susan
PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/10/93, Vol. 114 Issue 18, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how ever since the Communists took over in 1949, China has kept statistics about industrial and other large-scale accidents `confidential' in an effort to avoid `undesirable social reaction.' China's great famine of 1960-63; China's coal mining accident; How and when newspapers report the news; Recent subtle changes in reporting.
ACCESSION #
9305040045

 

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