The Resource Propaganda in the helping professions, Eileen Gambrill

Propaganda in the helping professions, Eileen Gambrill

Label
Propaganda in the helping professions
Title
Propaganda in the helping professions
Statement of responsibility
Eileen Gambrill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Propaganda in the helping professions has grown by leaps and bounds in recent decades, with alarming implications for clients and their families, as well as the professionals who try to help them. There is a fog that has been generated by corporate interests and organizations attempting to sell their services and products to desperate or poorly educated consumers. Propaganda in the Helping Professions is a guide to lifting the confusion
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
650.101/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8038.A1
LC item number
G36 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Propaganda in the helping professions, Eileen Gambrill
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 475-540) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Propaganda in the helping professions : what is it and why should you care? -- Context, actors, and scripts -- Introduction to the players -- Interactions among the players -- Propaganda analysis : different levels -- Consequences of propaganda -- A Rogue's gallery of harms related to propaganda in the helping professions -- The medicalization of life -- How they reel us in -- Obscure different views of knowledge and how to get it -- Appeal to popular grand narratives and metaphors -- Disguise advertisements as professional literature -- Propagandistic use of language and social psychological persuasion -- Strategies -- Appeal to our psychological vulnerabilities -- What you can do -- Enhance your argument analysis skills -- Increase your skill in spotting fallacies -- Increase your skill in searching for answers for yourself -- Notes -- References -- Index
Control code
ocn777262264
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 570 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199717170
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613623911
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
362391
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36317366
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)777262264
  • ebsco0199717176

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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