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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
Units
4
Term
Fall, Spring
Department

Professors

A.J. Bauer

Visiting Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication

ajb551@nyu.edu

Terence Moran

Professor Emeritus, Media Ecology

tpm1@nyu.edu

Mark Crispin Miller

Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication

mark.miller@nyu.edu