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Imperialism, media, and the good neighbor New Deal foreign policy and United States shortwave broadcasting to Latin America by Fred Fejes

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Published by Ablex Pub. Corp. in Norwood, N.J .
Written in English



  • Latin America,
  • United States,
  • Latin America.,
  • United States.


  • International broadcasting -- Latin America.,
  • International broadcasting -- United States.,
  • Latin America -- Relations -- United States.,
  • United States -- Relations -- Latin America.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1933-1945.

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Edition Notes

StatementFred Fejes.
SeriesCommunication and information science
LC ClassificationsF1418 .F38 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 190 p. ;
Number of Pages190
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2717683M
ISBN 100893913219
LC Control Number86010882

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