Spring 2017 Topic Seminar: HIST 410, Propaganda and Thought Control

Spring 2017 Topic Seminar: HIST 410, Propaganda and Thought Control
Spring 2017, HIST 410: Propaganda and Thought Control, John Barry, Thursday 7-9:45, B470 It is often said that totalitarian societies are characterized by propaganda and control of symbolic productions, while democratic societies maximize freedom of belief and expression. This class begins with the opposite assertion – propaganda and thought control are, in fact, the cornerstone...