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The Travaux Préparatoires of Article 20(1) of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

Michael G. Kearney

in The Prohibition of Propaganda for War in International Law

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780199232451
eISBN:
9780191716034
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199232451.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Given that the definition of ‘propaganda for war’ lies to the crux of understanding the scope of the prohibition set forth in Article 20(1), this chapter provides a detailed analysis of its drafting ... More


Perspectives

Asa Briggs

in The War of Words: The History of Broadcasting in the United Kingdom: Volume III

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192129567
eISBN:
9780191670022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192129567.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter explains the coverage of this book, which is about the history of broadcasting in Great Britain from 1939 to 1945. This book evaluates the impact of World War 2 on the British ... More


Answering Back

Asa Briggs

in The War of Words: The History of Broadcasting in the United Kingdom: Volume III

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780192129567
eISBN:
9780191670022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192129567.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter focuses on the Great Britain's answer to the Haw-haw radio programmes, Germany's war propaganda. It argues that during this time the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) was more ... More


“In Terms of Peoples Rather Than Nations”: World War II Propaganda and Conceptions of U.S. Foreign Policy

Justin Hart

in The United States and the Second World War: New Perspectives on Diplomacy, War, and the Home Front

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231201
eISBN:
9780823240791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231201.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter highlights the Office of War Information's (OWI) crucial role in the formulation of postwar foreign policy and provides a thorough examination of the agency. It ... More


War Exhibitions: Forms of Presentation of the World War for the Homeland Front

Christine Beil

in The Forgotten Front: The Eastern Theater of World War I, 1914 - 1915

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780813175416
eISBN:
9780813175447
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813175416.003.0017
Subject:
History, Military History

Christine Beil examines German war exhibitions staged during the First World War to shape civilian perceptions of the conflict. These immensely popular exhibitions―which included mockups of trenches ... More


“The Best Type of Chinese”: Aid Refugee Chinese Intellectuals and Symbolic Refugee Relief, 1952–1960

Madeline Y. Hsu

in The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became the Model Minority

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691164021
eISBN:
9781400866373
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164021.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter looks at the enactment of political agendas under the guise of humanitarian outreach through the operations of the CIA-funded Aid Refugee Chinese Intellectuals, Inc. (ARCI). This ... More


For Church and King

Bernard Capp

in The World of John Taylor the Water-Poet 1578–1653

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203759
eISBN:
9780191675959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203759.003.0009
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

Remarkably little is known about royalism among ordinary people during the English Civil War. In this context, John Taylor is important as the most popular and prolific pamphleteer on the king's ... More


Journalists, Spain and the Propaganda State

David Deacon

in British News Media and the Spanish Civil War: Tomorrow May Be Too Late

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748627486
eISBN:
9780748651368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748627486.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter presents the findings of the research to draw wider conclusions about the continuities and discontinuities between historical case study and contemporary conditions concerning the ... More


The Ebb Tide of the English Empire, 1304–1343

R.R. Davies

in The First English Empire: Power and Identities in the British Isles 1093-1343

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199257249
eISBN:
9780191698439
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199257249.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

The surrender of the Scottish political leaders in the spring of 1304 marked the beginning of the final capitulation of the Scots. Edward I then directed that the records of English bureaucracy be ... More


Sensō Sakusen Kirokuga: Seeing Japan’s War Documentary Painting as a Public Monument

Mayu Tsuruya

in Since Meiji: Perspectives on the Japanese Visual Arts, 1868-2000

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824834418
eISBN:
9780824871239
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824834418.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines sensō sakusen kirokuga, or war campaign documentary painting, a genre of painting that emerged as state-sponsored public art during the second Sino-Japanese War and the Pacific ... More


Mussolini in Japan: Japanese Representations in the Age of Fascism

Michele Monserrati

in Searching for Japan: 20th Century Italy's Fascination with Japanese Culture

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621075
eISBN:
9781800341197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621075.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

In chapter 2, the focus is on travel literature on Japan during the Fascist period, with specific attention to the shift in the mode of representing Japan before and after the Anti-Comintern Pact ... More


The Terrorist Act as Communicator

Neville Bolt

in The Violent Image: Insurgent Propaganda and the New Revolutionaries

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780197511671
eISBN:
9780197554623
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197511671.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Propaganda of the Deed has shifted its center of gravity since its emergence in the anarchist repertoire of the late 19th century. The act of terror as an act of communications faltered when ... More


Imperialism and the Late Victorian Dynamite Novel

Deaglán Ó Donghaile

in Blasted Literature: Victorian Political Fiction and the Shock of Modernism

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748640676
eISBN:
9780748651689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748640676.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

This chapter takes a look at the nationalist authors who confronted British imperialism by writing fiction that encouraged republican separatism and tried to explain the reason behind the 1881–5 ... More


Propaganda War

David Lee McMullen

in Strike!: The Radical Insurrections of Ellen Dawson

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813034867
eISBN:
9780813038674
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813034867.003.0017
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

The first weeks of the Loray strike was crucial, in which the actions of local business and civic leaders helped to turn local citizens against the strikers and their union representatives. This, ... More


The Patria Potestad Hoax

Deborah Shnookal

in Operation Pedro Pan and the Exodus of Cuba's Children

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781683401551
eISBN:
9781683402220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401551.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter reviews the impact in Cuba of Cold War propaganda about the family and communism. It investigates the origins of the rumor campaign maintaining that the Cuban revolutionary government ... More


The Real Anti-Soviet Russians?: Soviet Defectors and the Cold War

Benjamin Tromly

in Cold War Exiles and the CIA: Plotting to Free Russia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198840404
eISBN:
9780191875984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840404.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

Chapter 9 examines Soviet defectors, citizens who fled Soviet rule, with a focus on Germany. The United States developed elaborate programs to utilize defectors as sources of unattainable information ... More


“All Will Be Forgiven”: The Soviet Campaign for Return to the Homeland

Benjamin Tromly

in Cold War Exiles and the CIA: Plotting to Free Russia

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198840404
eISBN:
9780191875984
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198840404.003.0010
Subject:
History, World Modern History, Political History

Chapter 10 addresses “redefection,” or the movement of Russian exiles back across the Iron Curtain from West to East. In mid-decade, in part as a reaction to Amcomlib’s emergence as a viable sponsor ... More


The Changing Face of Publishing

Ronald J. Zboray and Mary Saracino Zboray

in The Oxford History of Popular Print Culture: Volume Six: US Popular Print Culture 1860-1920

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199234066
eISBN:
9780191803352
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199234066.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, American, 19th Century Literature

This chapter examines the changing conditions of publishing in the United States from 1860 to 1920, with emphasis on many of the consequences for production, circulation, and consumption. It begins ... More


The Dark Side of Neverland

Deborah Shnookal

in Operation Pedro Pan and the Exodus of Cuba's Children

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781683401551
eISBN:
9781683402220
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401551.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

Operation Pedro Pan is shown in this chapter to be both the result of and an integral part of the CIA’s covert action program to undermine and overthrow the revolutionary government in Cuba, ... More


Steps in the Right Direction (1978–1979)1

in Smashing H-Block: The Rise and Fall of the Popular Campaign against Criminalization, 1976–1982

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846317439
eISBN:
9781846317194
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317194.004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter examines some of the positives taken by anti-H-block groups in Northern Ireland in 1978 and 1979. It highlights the success of the Coalisland Anti-Repression Conference, which was ... More


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