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The Resource Dictators, democracy, and American public culture : envisioning the totalitarian enemy, 1920s-1950s, Benjamin L. Alpers

Dictators, democracy, and American public culture : envisioning the totalitarian enemy, 1920s-1950s, Benjamin L. Alpers

Label
Dictators, democracy, and American public culture : envisioning the totalitarian enemy, 1920s-1950s
Title
Dictators, democracy, and American public culture
Title remainder
envisioning the totalitarian enemy, 1920s-1950s
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin L. Alpers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on portrayals of European dictatorships in US films, magazine and newspaper articles, books, plays, speeches and other texts, this study traces changing American understandings of dictatorship from the late 1920s through to the early years of the Cold War
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Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alpers, Benjamin Leontief
Dewey number
321.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cultural studies of the United States
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dictatorship
  • Democracy
  • Mass media
  • Public opinion
Label
Dictators, democracy, and American public culture : envisioning the totalitarian enemy, 1920s-1950s, Benjamin L. Alpers
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-379) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The romance of a dictator : dictatorship in American public culture, 1920s-1935 -- The totalitarian state : modern dictatorship as a new form of government, 1920s-1935 -- The disappearing dictator : declining regard for dictators amid growing fears of dictatorship, 1936-1941 -- The audience itself is the drama : dictatorship and the regimented crowd, 1936-1941 -- Dictator isms and our democracy : the rise of totalitarianism, 1936-1941 -- This is the army : the problem of the military in a democracy, 1941-1945 -- Here is Germany : understanding the Nazi enemy, 1941-1945 -- The battle of Russia : the Russian people, communism, and totalitarianism, 1941-1945 -- A boot stamping on a human face--forever : totalitarianism as nightmare in postwar America
Control code
ocm53876055
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 405 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861226
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53876055
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Dictators, democracy, and American public culture : envisioning the totalitarian enemy, 1920s-1950s, Benjamin L. Alpers
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-379) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The romance of a dictator : dictatorship in American public culture, 1920s-1935 -- The totalitarian state : modern dictatorship as a new form of government, 1920s-1935 -- The disappearing dictator : declining regard for dictators amid growing fears of dictatorship, 1936-1941 -- The audience itself is the drama : dictatorship and the regimented crowd, 1936-1941 -- Dictator isms and our democracy : the rise of totalitarianism, 1936-1941 -- This is the army : the problem of the military in a democracy, 1941-1945 -- Here is Germany : understanding the Nazi enemy, 1941-1945 -- The battle of Russia : the Russian people, communism, and totalitarianism, 1941-1945 -- A boot stamping on a human face--forever : totalitarianism as nightmare in postwar America
Control code
ocm53876055
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 405 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807861226
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)53876055
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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