Media's Use of Propaganda to Persuade People's Attitude, Beliefs and BehaviorsThanks to Babatunde Olatunji for the chance to improvise in music and life, and Ajay Heble for encouraging me to write about it. Thanks to Ray Siemens and Geoffrey Rockwell for taking me deeper into computing code. Valerie Alia, series editor at Edinburgh University Press, is extraor- dinary. Her confidence in the project, her experience, guidance and patience has been exceptional. I cannot thank her enough. Finally, without the loving support of my daughter Tonya and amazing partner Donna Soules, this work would never have been completed.
Propaganda and the Ethics of Persuasion – Second Edition
Self-propaganda is a form of propaganda that refers to the act of an individual convincing them-self of something, appropriate and ethical. If he chooses the red pill, no matter how irrational that idea may be, he begins a heroic journey toward understanding; but if he chooses the blue pill! Create a blog or website to share your examples with your learning group. Intellectuals and religious leaders contribute to integration by defining what is eyhics.
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