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Author Schäfer, Fabian.

Title Public opinion, propaganda, ideology : theories on the press and its social function in interwar Japan, 1918-1937 / by Fabian Schäfer
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (x, 191 pages) : illustrations
Series Brill's Japanese studies library ; v. 39
Brill's Japanese studies library ; v. 39
Contents Introduction -- The formation of a modern mass press in Japan -- Transnational contexts: appropriation, reciprocities, and parallels -- Disciplining knowledge: the foundation of newspaper studies -- The social function of the press: education, public opinion, propaganda -- Marxian intervention: the actuality of journalism -- Latent publics: rumors and the reciprocity of communication -- Conclusion
Summary Public Opinion - Propaganda - Ideology offers an account of the interwar discourse on the social function of the press in Japan
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-185) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Journalism -- Political aspects -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Journalism -- Social aspects -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
Public opinion -- Japan.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2012009656
ISBN 9004230548