Cinematic Cold War: The American and Soviet Struggle for Hearts and Minds

Cinematic Cold War: The American and Soviet Struggle for Hearts and Minds

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780700620203
Publisher: University Press of Kansas
Publication date: 08/15/2014
Pages: 312
Sales rank: 866,148
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Tony Shaw is professor of contemporary history at the University of Hertfordshire and author of Hollywood's Cold War. Denise J. Youngblood is professor of Russian history at the University of Vermont and author of five books, including, most recently, Russian War Films: On the Cinema Front, 1914-2005.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Note on Transliteration and Translation
Introduction: Culture, Film and the "New" Cold War History
Part One: Industry, State, and Cold War Contours
Introduction
1. American Cinema and the Cold War
2. Soviet Cinema and the Cold War
Conclusion
Part Two: Sites of Conflict
3. Justifying War
4. Pleasure versus Progress
5. Deterrence and Dissent
6. Conservation versus Anarchy
7. Last Acts
Conclusion
Filmography
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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