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Parting the Curtain: Propaganda, Culture, and the Cold War

 
 
 
 
Parting the Curtain: Propaganda, Culture, and the Cold War
Author: Walter L. Hixson
ISBN 13: 9780312176808
ISBN 10: 312176805
Edition: 1998
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication Date: 1998-01-11
Format: Paperback
Pages: 299
List Price: $44.00
 
 

During the Truman and Eisenhower administrations, Washington policymakers aspired to destabilize the Soviet and East European Communist Party regimes by implementing programs of psychological warfare and gradual cultural infiltration. In focusing on American propaganda and cultural infiltration of the Soviet empire in these years, Parting the Curtain emerges as a groundbreaking study of certain aspects of US Cold War diplomacy never before examined.