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Author Brinson, Susan L., 1958-

Title The Red Scare, politics, and the Federal Communications Commission, 1941-1960 / Susan L. Brinson
Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
Contents A new deal for broadcasters -- The nastiest nest of rats -- The menace within? -- "Pink-nosed gremlins" to reluctant regulators -- A license to subvert -- The FCC versus Edward Lamb -- Reds need not apply
Summary Explores how the politics inherent to the Red Scare profoundly affected FCC decisions and policymaking from 1939-1962
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-236) and index
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Subject United States. Federal Communications Commission -- History -- 20th century.
Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Broadcasting policy -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mass media -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1933-1953.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1953-1961.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0313084955 (electronic bk.)
9780313084959 (electronic bk.)