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Title The literature of propaganda / Thomas Riggs, editor.

Imprint Detroit : St. James Press, 2013.
Description 1 online resource (3 volumes) : color illustrations.
Series The literature of society series
Literature of society series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents v. 1. Approaches. Appeals and Exhortations -- Education and Indoctrination -- Exposés -- Formal Innovations -- Histories -- Political Actions -- Theories. v. 2. Groups. Cultural Critics -- Dissidents and Rebels -- Nations -- Parties and Factions -- Social Classes. v. 3. Effects. Distortions and Delusions -- Dystopias and Utopias -- Legislation and Reform -- Myths and Martyrs -- Predictions and Prescriptions -- Suppression and Scapegoating.
Summary Contains 300 entries that explore literary works that deal with propaganda. The set includes a wide variety of genres and has an international scope. It explores the works of authors shaped by a variety of political, social, and economic movements, and places each work in its historical context. Each entry includes an overview of the work, historical context, primary themes and style, and critical discussion.
Note Print version record.
Subject Literature in propaganda.
Persuasion (Psychology) in literature.
Persuasion (Rhetoric) in literature.
Authors -- Political and social views.
Authors -- Political and social views. (OCoLC)fst00821715
Literature in propaganda. (OCoLC)fst01894380
Persuasion (Psychology) in literature. (OCoLC)fst01058894
Persuasion (Rhetoric) in literature. (OCoLC)fst01201965
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Riggs, Thomas, 1963- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Literature of propaganda. Detroit : St. James Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, [2013] 9781558628588 (DLC) 2013001494 (OCoLC)830667710
ISBN 9781558628786 (electronic book)
1558628789 (electronic book)
9781558628588 (set)
9781558628595 (v. 1)
9781558628601 (v. 2)
9781558628618 (v. 3)
1558628584 (set)
1558628592 (v. 1)
1558628606 (v. 2)
1558628614 (v. 3)
Standard No. 40022503472
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