Spring (education, State U. of New York, College at Old Westbury) analyzes the influence political and economic interests had on the ideas and values disseminated to the American public through the major media from the 1920s to the 1980s. He does not try to measure the actual effect of what he refrains from calling propaganda, but shows what government, private enterprise, and advocacy groups attempted way back then. Paper edition (unseen), $19.95. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, ORSpeaking at the same NEA convention in 1934 where James Cook of the Americanism Commission outlined the history of the ... The topics for the essay contests reflected the ideological thrust of the Legiona#39;s general approach to Americanism.
|Title||:||Images of American Life|
|Author||:||Joel H. Spring|
|Publisher||:||SUNY Press - 1992|