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Introduction to Mass Persuasion and Propaganda

This course presents a critical analysis of the development, principles, strategies, media, techniques, and effects of propaganda campaigns from ancient civilizations to modern technological society. The course focuses on propaganda in the context of government, religion, revolution, war, politics, and advertising, and explores implications for the future of propaganda in the cybernetic age.

Course #
MCC-UE 1014
Media, Culture, and Communication


Terence Moran

Professor Emeritus, Media Ecology

Mark Crispin Miller

Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication