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Luyendijk is a good observer; his style is impossible to fault and, happily, he is not lacking in self-mockery. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

Western media reports give the impression — to take the first question only — that Bin Laden has a large worldwide following. He backs up his arguments briskly and with verve, using numerous vivid anecdotes. English Choose a language for shopping. Luyendijk gives several disconcerting examples. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

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Hij ondervond aan den lijve dictatuur, bezetting, terreur en oorlog. Also on special offer is an account of my time as a correspondent in the Middle East. This book makes two main arguments. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Vijf jaar lang was Joris Luyendijk correspondent voor het Midden-Oosten.

The first is that dictatorships are so fundamentally different from democracies that you cannot describe and report them accurately if you use only the tools of journalism developed in the West.

But he describes all this very enjoyably, with humour, extremely accessibly, and without sparing himself. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals.

Dictators survive thanks to a lack of transparency, which makes reliable journalism impossible. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. These days I have gotten very interested in the web, and more generally, in this stunning transformation all of us are living through.

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Journalists ought more often to admit there are things they do not know, Luyendijk says, rather than bluffing or giving the impression that, on the basis of their own observations, they can say exactly how things stand. And if you happen to be Japanese or Korean, you will menxen be able to, too, as editions for these countries are in the works. It jorix won a few prizes in Holland and France, and there are now a dozen or so translations.

Welcome to my website which like most writers I use for three things: For two year I was active on the JorisLuyendijk Banking blog for the Guardian in London, an experiment in long-tail journalism. Change itself seems to be changing, and incredible new opportunities for the collection, presentation and delivery of information are opening up. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. He was editor-in-chief of Move Your World Magazine about young people and development cooperation.


Fragmentvertaling English PDF document. In the mids, I did a year of anthropological fieldwork in the Egyptian capital of Cairo. What do Muslims think about equality between men and women? Hij sprak met stenengooiers en terroristen, met taxichauffeurs en professoren, met slachtoffers, daders en hun familie. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

Write a customer review. Wat gaapte er een kloof tussen wat hij als correspondent ter plekke waarnam, en wat hij daarvan terugzag in de media. For journalists this dazzling book is a must, and no less so for the television viewer, radio listener and newspaper reader.

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This is why the Arab Spring or Awakening came as such a surprise: How many followers does Osama Bin Laden have in the Arab world? Another filter is language.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Explore the Home Gift Guide. In the US, the book has received no attention whatsoever, something it more or less predicts. In “Het zijn net mensen” laat Luyendijk met pakkende voorbeelden en vol humor zien hoe de media ons een gefilterd, vervormd en gemanipuleerd beeld van het Midden-Oosten geven.