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Author Jenks, John.

Title British propaganda and news media in the cold war / John Jenks
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (168 pages)
Series International communications
International communications.
Contents Propaganda, media and hegemony : the British heritage -- Media, propaganda, consensus and the Soviet Union, 1941-8 -- Discipline and consensus : the British news media -- The IRD : inside the knowledge factory -- IRD distribution patterns and media operations -- Friends and allies -- Making peace a fighting word -- From the inside out : defectors and the gulag
Summary John Jenks digs into the archives to give a detailed account of British media discourse, news manipulation and propaganda in the early Cold War
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Cold War -- Propaganda.
Mass media and propaganda -- Great Britain.
Propaganda, Anti-Russian -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1964.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0748626751 (electronic bk.)
9780748626755 (electronic bk.)