Governments are sometimes the most enthusiastic users of mass communications, often using mass communication for propaganda purposes.
Read the information in the background material, look for more information, and then write a 3 to 5 page paper answering the following question:
Do you agree that propaganda "has had an essential, and not always dishonorable, role in the conduct of affairs in the 20th century"?
Please support your answer with references to the ethical implications of propaganda.
Case Assignment Expectations:
In Module 4 Case Assignment, you are expected to:
-Describe the purpose of the paper and conclusion.
-Answer the case assignment question clearly and provide necessary details.
-Provide a quality argument; that is, no poor sentence structure, no spelling and grammar mistakes or run-on sentences.
-Provide citations to support your argument and references on a separate page. Please use APA format to provide citations and references [http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/ ; http://www.tuiu.edu/guidelines/Well-Written-Paper.pdf].
-Answer all the case assignment questions in an essay format instead of point format. Please do not type questions in the paper.
-Type and double space the paper.
Case Assignment Readings:
Welch, D. (1999). Powers of persuasion. History Today, 223, 10-11. Retrieved July, 2010, from http://proquest.umi.com/pqdweb?index=12&did=47511511&SrchMode=1&sid=1&Fmt=6&VInst=PROD&VType=PQD&RQT=309&VName=PQD&TS=1216247879&clientId=29440