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Description - Across the Blocs by Patrick Major

This book asks the reader to reassess the Cold War not just as superpower conflict and high diplomacy, but as social and cultural history. It makes cross-cultural comparisons of the socio cultural aspects of the Cold War across the East/West block divide, dealing with issues including broadcasting, public opinion, and the production and consumption of popular culture.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780714655819
ISBN-10: 0714655813
Format: Hardback
(240mm x 166mm x mm)
Pages: 160
Imprint: Frank Cass Publishers
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 18-Feb-2004
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Patrick Major

Patrick Major is Senior Lecturer in History at the University of Warwick and author of The Death of the KPD: communism and anti-communism in West Germany, 1945-1956 (Oxford University Press, 1997). Rana Mitter is University Lecturer in the History and Politics of Modern China at Oxford University and author of The Manchurian Myth: Nationalism, Resistance, and Collaboration in Modern China (University of California Press, 2000).

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