Taking the Risk Out of Democracy: Corporate Propaganda versus Freedom and Liberty
by Alex Carey, Edited by Andrew Lohrey, Foreword by Noam Chomsky
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Publication Date: 1997
Publisher: U of Illinois Press
Topics: Corporate Rule, Democracy: Theory & Practice, History: Local to Global, Media, United States
Description: Documents the 20th century history of corporate propaganda as practiced by U.S. businesses, and its export to and adoption by other western democracies, chiefly the United Kingdom and Australia. Examines how and why the business elite has successfully sold its values and perspectives to the rest of society.
Review(s): "A unique study of the growth and development of corporate propaganda in western democracies..." - Elaine Bernard, Harvard University Trade Union Program