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Hess, Stephen

Overview
Works: 121 works in 458 publications in 3 languages and 28,818 library holdings
Genres: History  Caricatures and cartoons  Biography  Interviews  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer
Classifications: E176, 353.031
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Stephen Hess
 
Most widely held works by Stephen Hess
Organizing the Presidency by Stephen Hess( Book )

41 editions published between 1976 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the third edition of Organizing the Presidency, Stephen Hess, with the assistance of James P. Pfiffner, surveys presidential organizations from Roosevelt's to George W. Bush's, examining the changing responsibilities of the executive branch jobs and their relationships with one another, Capitol Hill, and the permanent government. He also describes the kinds of people who have filled these positions and the intentions of the presidents who appointed them."--BOOK JACKET
America's political dynasties from Adams to Kennedy by Stephen Hess( Book )

40 editions published between 1966 and 2017 in English and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed history of prominent families, influential in American political life through several generations
The ungentlemanly art; a history of American political cartoons by Stephen Hess( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1975 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This account of the American political cartoon from 1747 to the work of contemporary cartoonists such as Mauldin and Herblock chronicles the careers of the famous figures and the political situations which provided the cartoonists with their material. It also offers a picture of the mass media (broadsides, newspapers and magazines) through which the cartoonists reached their audiences
Nixon; a political portrait by Earl Mazo( Book )

23 editions published between 1959 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 1,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nixon: A Political Portrait sets out to explain the man behind the election statistics
The Washington reporters : newswork by Stephen Hess( Book )

14 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The government/press connection : press officers and their offices by Stephen Hess( Book )

11 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate insiders : U.S. Senators in the national media by Stephen Hess( Book )

8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Republican establishment; the present and future of the G.O.P by Stephen Hess( Book )

17 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 814 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The power centers -- The candidates -- The regions
Live from Capitol Hill! : studies of Congress and the media by Stephen Hess( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International news & foreign correspondents by Stephen Hess( Book )

11 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American public opinion is having more influence than ever on how U.S leaders respond to international crises and formulate foreign policy. Yet at the same time, there is evidence that Americans are increasingly ill-informed about international affairs. This paradox raises many serious questions: What information about the world are we given by the mainstream media? How much? How good? By whom? Through what means? And how much foreign news is really enough? In this fifth volume of his highly acclaimed Newswork series, Stephen Hess addresses these questions and offers a revealing look at how the print and broadcast media cover international affairs and how foreign correspondents do their work
What do we do now? : a workbook for the president-elect by Stephen Hess( Book )

11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A workbook to guide future chief executives, decision by decision, through the minefield of transition. Based on experiences of a White House staffer and presidential adviser, shows what can be done to make presidential transitions go smoothly"--Provided by publisher
News & newsmaking : essays by Stephen Hess( Book )

12 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Before Stephen Hess began studying Washington journalism in 1977, most books on the subject were reporters' memoirs, interesting more for their analysis of government-press interactions. But the events of the 1970s, notably Watergate, made it obvious that the press was much more important to the governmental process than had been assumed. Hess, an experienced observer of the gathering and dissemination of news in Washington, set out to examine how the press fit into the public life of the capital. Thus began his Newswork series, which has come to include four highly acclaimed books - The Washington Reporters, The Government/Press Connection, The Ultimate Insiders, and Live from Capitol Hill - and his new book International News & Foreign Correspondents
Presidents & the Presidency : essays by Stephen Hess( Book )

9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now Presidents & the Presidency collects parts of these books as well as observations that were first presented in university lectures, magazine articles, and newspaper columns. Among the essays selected are "Why Great Men Are Not Chosen Presidents: Lord Bryce Revisited," an incisive examination of the presidential selection process; "Don't Just Stand There, Do Something," a humorous account of how presidents counteract falling popularity ratings; "Nixon in Exile, 1961-1968," a reflection on Hess's relationship with the man who would soon become president; and "Toward a More Functional Presidency," an essay written after Watergate that rethinks the appropriate function of the presidency and outlines the job description
The little book of campaign etiquette : for everyone with a stake in politicians and journalists by Stephen Hess( Book )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this shrewd and amusing series of observations, Stephen Hess provides a political etiquette for campaign behavior on the part of both politicians and journalists. Organized alphabetically under such headings as Advertising, Bias, Cyberpolitics, Disclosure, Families, Lying, Money, Sex Scandals, and Talk Radio, forty-three brief essays examine common practices and places where the system breaks down, then recommend preventive or reparative action through a few clear rules. With its broad coverage of campaign-related topics and its sensible suggestions, this book provides a useful corrective for practices that are dishonest, downright illegal, or sometimes just endlessly irksome."--BOOK JACKET. "The book features illustrations by some of America's foremost political cartoonists, including Pulitzer Prize winners Herblock, Paul Conrad, Jeff MacNelly, Don Wright, Garry Trudeau, Jim Borgman, Mike Peters, Tom Toles, Mike Luckovich, Steve Benson, and Walt Handelsman."--Jacket
Drawn & quartered : the history of American political cartoons by Stephen Hess( Book )

6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book belongs on the reference shelf of anyone interested in the interplay between cartoons, politics, and public opinion. It provides the reader a historic framework in which to understand the cartoons' meaning and significance
Through their eyes : foreign correspondents in the United States by Stephen Hess( Book )

14 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drawing on personal interviews and original survey research, reveals the mindset of foreign correspondents posted in the United States from a wide range of countries, and examines how foreign reporting has changed over the past 20 years
Hats in the ring by Malcolm Moos( Book )

6 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the development of the American system of nominating presidents
The Professor and the President : Daniel Patrick Moynihan in the Nixon White House by Stephen Hess( Book )

16 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the role of Daniel Patrick Moynihan in the Nixon White house and the relationship between the two that grew from there, told by a member of the White House staff at the time and friend of both men
Whatever happened to the Washington reporters : 1978-2012 by Stephen Hess( Book )

10 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Follows up on 450 Washington journalists first interviewed in 1978, analyzing career patterns and challenges faced by generation, gender, minority status, news medium, and employer. Explores whether subjects rose within their organization, moved from reporter to editor or from one medium to another, or left journalism and if so, why and for what kind of career"--
 
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The government/press connection : press officers and their offices
Alternative Names
Hess Stephen H. 1933-....

Hess, Steve 1933-

Stephen Hess

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ヘス, スチーブン

Languages
English (287)

Bengali (1)

Thai (1)

Covers
America's political dynasties from Adams to KennedyThe Washington reporters : newsworkThe government/press connection : press officers and their officesLive from Capitol Hill! : studies of Congress and the mediaInternational news & foreign correspondentsWhat do we do now? : a workbook for the president-electNews & newsmaking : essaysPresidents & the Presidency : essays