Parting the Curtain
Propaganda, Culture, and the Cold War
By (author) Walter L. Hixson
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Parting the Curtain by Walter L. Hixson
Book DescriptionDuring the Truman and Eisenhower administrations, Washington policymakers aspired to destabilize the Soviet and East European Communist Party regimes by implementing programs of psychological warfare and gradual cultural infiltration. In focusing on American propaganda and cultural infiltration of the Soviet empire in these years, Parting the Curtain emerges as a groundbreaking study of certain aspects of US Cold War diplomacy never before examined.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780312176808
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 11-Jan-1998
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Walter L. Hixson
WALTER L. HIXSON is Professor of History at the University of Akron.
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