Patriotism and Propaganda in First World War Britain: The National War Aims Committee and Civilian Morale

Patriotism and Propaganda in First World War Britain: The National War Aims Committee and Civilian Morale

by David Monger

Paperback(Reprint)

$39.95
View All Available Formats & Editions
Usually ships within 6 days

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781781380130
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
Publication date: 04/01/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 310
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Dr David Monger is Lecturer in Modern European History at the University of Canterbury, New Zealand.

Table of Contents

List of figures and tables
List of abbreviations
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Part 1: The National War Aims Committee
1: The development of wartime propaganda and the emergence of the NWAC
2: The NWAC at work
3: Local agency, local work: the role of constituency War Aims Committees
Part 2: Patriotism for a purpose: NWAC propaganda
4: Presentational patriotisms
5: Adversaries at home and abroad: the context of negative difference
6: Civilisational principles: Britain and its allies as the guardians of civilisation
7: Patriotisms of duty: sacrifice, obligation and community the narrative core of NWAC propaganda
8: Promises for the future: the encouragement of aspirations for a better life, nation and world
Part 3: The impact of the NWAC
9: A premium on corruption? Parliamentary, pressure group and national press responses
10:Individual and local reactions to the NWAC
Conclusion
Appendices
Bibliography
Index

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews