Parting The Curtain / Edition 1

Parting The Curtain / Edition 1

by Walter L. Hixson
     
 

During the Truman and Eisenhower administrations, Washington policymakers aspired to destabilize the Soviet and East European Communist Party regimes by implementing programs of psychological warfare and gradual cultural infiltration. In focusing on American propaganda and cultural infiltration of the Soviet empire in these years, Parting the Curtain emerges as a

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Overview

During the Truman and Eisenhower administrations, Washington policymakers aspired to destabilize the Soviet and East European Communist Party regimes by implementing programs of psychological warfare and gradual cultural infiltration. In focusing on American propaganda and cultural infiltration of the Soviet empire in these years, Parting the Curtain emerges as a groundbreaking study of certain aspects of US Cold War diplomacy never before examined.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312176808
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
02/01/1998
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
299
Sales rank:
1,131,767
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
A Propaganda Strategy for the Cold War
Reviving the Voice
Liberation Propaganda
Liberation Denied
A Breakthrough in East-West Exchange
To the Kitchen Debate
The Soviets and Sokolniki
Conclusions

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