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Necessary illusions : thought control in democratic societies, Noam Chomsky

Label
Necessary illusions : thought control in democratic societies
Title
Necessary illusions
Title remainder
thought control in democratic societies
Statement of responsibility
Noam Chomsky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is an essential introduction to the "propaganda model" of media analysis. Chomsky offers a message of hope, reminding us that resistance is possible, necessary and effective
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chomsky, Noam
Dewey number
302.23
Index
index present
LC call number
P95.8
LC item number
.C48 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Mass media
  • Freedom of information
  • Civil rights
  • Médias
  • Liberté d'information
  • Médias
  • Droits de l'homme
  • Freedom of information
  • MASS MEDIA
  • FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
  • CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS
  • CENSORSHIP
  • Médias et politique
  • Médias
  • Liberté d'information
Label
Necessary illusions : thought control in democratic societies, Noam Chomsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-412)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Democracy and the media -- Containing the enemy -- The bounds of th expressible -- Adjuncts of government -- The utility of interpretations -- Appendix I. The propaganda model: some methodological considerations -- On critical balance -- Appendix II. The containment doctrine -- The red scare -- Appendix III. The sanctity of borders -- Appendix IV. The craft of "historical engineering" -- The obligation of silence -- The summits -- The media and international opinion -- Demolishing the accords -- Appendix V. The U.S. and Costa Rican democracy -- "The evil scourge of terrorism" -- Heroes and devils -- The "peace process" in the Middle East -- The best defense -- La Prensa and its colleagues -- "The courage to preserve civil liberties" -- The continuing struggle
Control code
19457706
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 422 pages
Isbn
9780896083660
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89006074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1241401
  • (OCoLC)19457706
Label
Necessary illusions : thought control in democratic societies, Noam Chomsky
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-412)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Democracy and the media -- Containing the enemy -- The bounds of th expressible -- Adjuncts of government -- The utility of interpretations -- Appendix I. The propaganda model: some methodological considerations -- On critical balance -- Appendix II. The containment doctrine -- The red scare -- Appendix III. The sanctity of borders -- Appendix IV. The craft of "historical engineering" -- The obligation of silence -- The summits -- The media and international opinion -- Demolishing the accords -- Appendix V. The U.S. and Costa Rican democracy -- "The evil scourge of terrorism" -- Heroes and devils -- The "peace process" in the Middle East -- The best defense -- La Prensa and its colleagues -- "The courage to preserve civil liberties" -- The continuing struggle
Control code
19457706
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 422 pages
Isbn
9780896083660
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89006074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (WaOLN)1241401
  • (OCoLC)19457706

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