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The Resource Cold War on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo

Cold War on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo

Label
Cold War on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design
Title
Cold War on the home front
Title remainder
the soft power of midcentury design
Statement of responsibility
Greg Castillo
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Greg Castillo presents an illustrated history of the persuasive impact of model homes, appliances, and furniture in Cold War propaganda
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castillo, Greg
Dewey number
339.4/709045
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF1040.8
LC item number
.C37 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumer goods
  • Consumer goods
  • Capitalism
  • Socialism
  • Cold War
  • Propaganda, American
  • Propaganda, Soviet
  • Propaganda
  • Wohnkultur
  • Ausstellung
  • USA
  • Deutschland <DDR>
  • Sowjetunion
  • Deutschland <Bundesrepublik>
  • Huishoudingen
  • Vormgeving
  • Thuisfront
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Verenigde Staten
  • Communistische landen
Label
Cold War on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction. Domesticity as a weapon -- Household affluence and its discontents -- Cultural revolutions in tandem -- Better living through modernism -- Stalinism by design -- People's capitalism and capitalism's people -- The Trojan house goes east -- Consuming socialism -- Epilogue. Critical masses -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn351318481
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 278 p.
Isbn
9780816646920
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009036239
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)351318481
Label
Cold War on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction. Domesticity as a weapon -- Household affluence and its discontents -- Cultural revolutions in tandem -- Better living through modernism -- Stalinism by design -- People's capitalism and capitalism's people -- The Trojan house goes east -- Consuming socialism -- Epilogue. Critical masses -- Acknowledgments -- Notes -- Index
Control code
ocn351318481
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 278 p.
Isbn
9780816646920
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009036239
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)351318481

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