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Readings in Propaganda and Persuasion (06 Edition)

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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. <br /><br />Key Features: <br /><ul><li>Offers Informative Historical Articles: A series of articles lends perspectives on propaganda at the time of the American Revolution, World Wars I and II, Communist Soviet Union, the Vietnam War, and brainwashing in the Korean War. </li><li>Provides New and Original Essays: New material is included on contemporary issues and events such as a response to the destruction of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, the treatment of the women of Afghanistan, public diplomacy as propaganda, the influence of the built environment, and brainwashing. </li><li>Includes Reprints of Classic Essays by Major Theorists: Kenneth Burke's brilliant analysis of the rhetoric of <em>Mein Kampf </em>and Jacques Ellul's foundational essay on the meaning of propaganda provide theoretical groundwork for the study of propaganda. In addition, a wide range of essays by well-known theorists examine propaganda in movies, global television, third wave propaganda, public relations as propaganda, the rhetoric of the Third Reich, and contemporary propaganda. </li></ul><br />Intended Audience: <br />Perfect supplementary text to the Fourth Edition of Garth S. Jowett and Victoria O'Donnell's text Propaganda and Persuasion; as well as an excellent stand alone text for undergraduate and graduate courses in Persuasion and Propaganda, Rhetoric, and Mass Communications

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Jowett (communication, U. of Houston) and O'Donnell's (communication, Montana State U.-Bozeman) collection of 14 essays serves as a supplementary text to the fourth edition of their textbook, Propaganda and Persuasion, and as a stand-alone text for undergraduate and graduate courses in persuasion and propaganda, rhetoric, and mass communications. The text includes reprints of classic essays by major theorists; historical articles on propaganda during war, from the American Revolution through Vietnam; and new essays on contemporary issues such as 9/11, the treatment of women in Afghanistan, public diplomacy, and the influence of the built environment. No subject index.
Annotation 2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Book News Annotation:

Jowett (communication, U. of Houston) and O'Donnell's (communication, Montana State U.-Bozeman) collection of 14 essays serves as a supplementary text to the fourth edition of their textbook, Propaganda and Persuasion, and as a stand-alone text for undergraduate and graduate courses in persuasion and propaganda, rhetoric, and mass communications. The text includes reprints of classic essays by major theorists; historical articles on propaganda during war, from the American Revolution through Vietnam; and new essays on contemporary issues such as 9/11, the treatment of women in Afghanistan, public diplomacy, and the influence of the built environment. No subject index. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

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.

Synopsis:

This collection of readings in propaganda and persuasion is designed to serve as either a companion to Jowett and O'Donnell's text Propaganda and Persuasion or as a single class resource. The contents range from seminal essays by Jacques Ellul, Kenneth Burke, and Paul M.A. Linebarger to articles by well-known writers on propaganda such as Philip Taylor and David Culbert to new essays about responses to 9/11, the treatment of Afghan women,   persuasion in the built environment, and public diplomacy as propaganda.  Also included are analyses of the relationship between rhetoric and propaganda, essays about the definition of propaganda, propaganda in the Boston Massacre of the American Revolution, the Bolshevik Revolution, and American, British, and German propaganda during World War II, and brainwashing in the Korean War.  Key Features:           Includes a series of  short but informative historical articles that lends perspectives on propaganda at the time of the American Revolution, World Wars I and II, Communist Soviet Union, the Vietnam war, and brainwashing in the Korean War          Features readings on propaganda in movies, global television, and third wave propaganda          Provides an examination of the United States Information Agency          Includes an analysis by Nancy Snow of official United States government propaganda          Features  readings on public relations as propaganda, the rhetoric of the Third Reich, and contemporary propaganda

Product Details

ISBN:
9781412909006
Editor:
Jowett, Garth S.
Editor:
O'Donnell, Victoria
Editor:
Jowett, Garth S.
Editor:
O'Donnell, Victoria
Author:
Jowett, Garth S.
Publisher:
Sage Publications (CA)
Subject:
Communication
Subject:
Persuasion (psychology)
Subject:
Propaganda
Subject:
Communication Studies
Subject:
Intercultural Communications-General
Publication Date:
20051231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
287
Dimensions:
8.96x7.00x.65 in. .92 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , 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.
"Synopsis" by , This collection of readings in propaganda and persuasion is designed to serve as either a companion to Jowett and O'Donnell's text Propaganda and Persuasion or as a single class resource. The contents range from seminal essays by Jacques Ellul, Kenneth Burke, and Paul M.A. Linebarger to articles by well-known writers on propaganda such as Philip Taylor and David Culbert to new essays about responses to 9/11, the treatment of Afghan women,   persuasion in the built environment, and public diplomacy as propaganda.  Also included are analyses of the relationship between rhetoric and propaganda, essays about the definition of propaganda, propaganda in the Boston Massacre of the American Revolution, the Bolshevik Revolution, and American, British, and German propaganda during World War II, and brainwashing in the Korean War.  Key Features:           Includes a series of  short but informative historical articles that lends perspectives on propaganda at the time of the American Revolution, World Wars I and II, Communist Soviet Union, the Vietnam war, and brainwashing in the Korean War          Features readings on propaganda in movies, global television, and third wave propaganda          Provides an examination of the United States Information Agency          Includes an analysis by Nancy Snow of official United States government propaganda          Features  readings on public relations as propaganda, the rhetoric of the Third Reich, and contemporary propaganda
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