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by Marlen E. Pew 1929

Propaganda is a sadly misused term in this day. It has been twisted and distorted to cover so many virtues and so many crimes that it has well-nigh lost meaning. Originally, I think it was a term used only in relation to the propagation of the early religion of Rome. In its general sense it surely means special pleading, special advocacy, a partisan view of any doctrine, policy, or cause. It is a one-sided affair, at best.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 31 Number 1, 1929, p. 37-43
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 6406, Date Accessed: 10/19/2018 2:40:42 PM

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