Publication details [#53818]

McCabe, Anne, Isabel Alonso Belmonte and Daniel Chornet-Roses. 2010. In their own words: The construction of the image of the immigrant in Peninsular Spanish broadsheets and freesheets. Discourse & Communication 4 (3) : 227–242.
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SAGE Publications


This study demonstrates that whilst stories from Spanish broadsheets depict voices of immigrant human suffering, freesheet stories show a completely different immigrant voice: one that is self-confident, successful, and adapted to the host setting.