Selling the American Way: U.S. Propaganda and the Cold War
Laura A. Belmonte
Page count: 272 pages
File size: 1.7 MB
Selling the American Way documents how U.S. officials defined and defended the “American Way of Life” in a quest to promote democratic capitalism and discredit communism, but faced great difficulties in reconciling their symbolic America with the complex political, economic, and strategic realities of the Cold War.