Eden, Suez and the Mass Media: Propaganda and Persuasion During the Suez Crisis

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This work looks at the way the media in Britain can, in times of crisis, be used as an instrument of propaganda. Through a study of the Eden Government's battle for the hearts and minds of the British and American people during the 1956 Suez Crisis, Tony Shaw dispels the myth that the BBC and Fleet Street were passive observers of events and faithfully reflected public opinion. Using government documents and media sources, he explores Eden's efforts to create a climate of opinion for military action against Egypt, and the ...

Eden, Suez and the Mass Media: Propaganda and Persuasion During the Suez Crisis 2009, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781848850910

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Eden, Suez and the Mass Media: Propaganda and Persuasion During the Suez Crisis 1996, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781850439554

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