Readings in Propaganda and Persuasion: New and Classic Essays / Edition 1

Readings in Propaganda and Persuasion: New and Classic Essays / Edition 1

by Garth S Jowett
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412909007

ISBN-13: 9781412909006

Pub. Date: 12/28/2005

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Readings in Propaganda and Persuasion: New and Classic Essays is a unique, interdisciplinary collection that brings together contemporary and classic readings to provide significant insights into the practice and theory of propaganda and persuasion. The contents range from seminal essays to articles by well-known writers on propaganda to new essays about

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Readings in Propaganda and Persuasion: New and Classic Essays is a unique, interdisciplinary collection that brings together contemporary and classic readings to provide significant insights into the practice and theory of propaganda and persuasion. The contents range from seminal essays to articles by well-known writers on propaganda to new essays about responses to contemporary issues and events. This engaging anthology also includes analyses of the relationship between rhetoric, propaganda, and persuasion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412909006
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Chapter 1: The Characteristics of Propaganda - Jacques Ellul
Chapter 2: A Prolegomenon to the Future Study of Rhetoric and Propaganda: Critical Foundations - Beth S. Bennett & Sean Patrick O'Rourke
Chapter 3: War Propaganda and the American Revolution: The Pen and the Sword - Gladys Thum and Marcella Thum
Chapter 4: We Become Propagandists - Thomas C. Sorenson
Chapter 5: The Bolshevik Revolution and the War of Ideologies (1917-39) - Philip Taylor
Chapter 6: Restructuring the Means of Communication in Nazi Germany - David A. Welch
Chapter 7: The Rhetoric of Hitler’s "Battle" - Kenneth Burke
Chapter 8: 'Why We Fight': Social Engineering for a Democratic Society at War - David Culbert
Chapter 9: The Function of Psychological Warfare - Paul M.A. Linebarger
Chapter 10: Brainwashing: The Korean POW Controversy and the Origins of a Myth - Garth S. Jowett
Chapter 11: The Influence of the Built Environment - Victoria O'Donnell
Chapter 12: U.S. Public Diplomacy: Its History, Problems, and Promise - Nancy Snow
Chapter 13: Visualizing Absence: The Function of Visual Metaphors in the Efforts to Make a Fitting Response to 9/11 - Stuart J. Kaplan
Chapter 14: Evening Gowns to Burqas: The Propaganda of Fame - Margaret Cavin

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