The Discourses of NS Propaganda: Long-Term Emplotment and Short-Term Justification

@inproceedings{Kallis2005TheDO,
  title={The Discourses of NS Propaganda: Long-Term Emplotment and Short-Term Justification},
  author={Aristotle Kallis},
  year={2005}
}
An assessment of NS propaganda in terms of effectiveness depends on a complex process of defining benchmarks — many of which remain essentially relative and perhaps arbitrary. If propaganda assumes a wholly negative connotation (a rather common connotation in the post-1945 period that was not as pronounced during interwar times), indicating a conscious and systematic distortion of truth for reasons of political expediency, then its effectiveness can only be gauged in relation to its ability to… Expand