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By Giles Scott-Smith,Charlotte A. Lerg

ISBN-10: 1137598662

ISBN-13: 9781137598660

This publication explores the lasting legacy of the arguable venture through the Congress for Cultural Freedom, funded through the CIA, to advertise Western tradition and liberal values within the conflict of principles with worldwide Communism throughout the chilly battle.  One of an important components of this crusade used to be a sequence of journals released all over the world: Encounter, Preuves, Quest, Mundo Nuevo, etc, related to a number of the most renowned intellectuals to advertise an international highbrow neighborhood. a few of them, equivalent to Minerva and China Quarterly, are nonetheless going to this present day. This learn examines whilst and why those journals have been based, who ran them, and the way we must always comprehend their cultural message relating to the key shopper that paid the bills.

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