Video: Propaganda Techniques – 1950

Propaganda Techniques – 1950

Educational film to teach viewers about the dynamics of propaganda, made in the in the late 1940’s or early 1950’s.

A teacher dissects the processes in which propaganda works to an eager student. In it are moments of classic hokum, but curiously it all rings true today.

Beware of Propaganda.

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14 Comments on "Video: Propaganda Techniques – 1950"

  1. *Bandwagon- following the crowd
    *Transfer – idea linked with a positive attitude
    *Card Stacking – highlighting positives
    *Name calling – creates negative opinion
    *Plain Folks – establish raport with ur audience
    *Testimonial – celebrity endorses a product or person
    *Glittering Generalities – make ur idea sound much better than others by using vague words such as freedom, security, tradition, change, and prosperity


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