Propaganda and Persuasion, Sixth Edition, by Garth S. Jowett and Victoria OaDonnell, is the only book of its kind to comprehensively cover the history of propaganda and offer insightful definitions and methods to analyze it. Fascinating examples, from ancient times to present day, facilitate a solid understanding of what propaganda is. The book includes current research in propaganda and persuasion, discusses the use of propaganda in psychological warfare, and offers students a systematic approach to analyzing the propaganda and persuasion they will encounter in everyday life.While this was a genuine newsworthy story, so intense was the focus on Phelps that much else that happened in the pool was of secondary importance. ... This selective strategy paid off, even though the Chinese athletes did not win any gold medals in track, and just one in swimming. ... It should also be noted that Michael Phelps did win four gold medals in the 2012 Olympic Games In London, thusanbsp;...
|Title||:||Propaganda & Persuasion|
|Author||:||Garth S. Jowett, Victoria O'Donnell|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2014-03-04|