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Author Hirshberg, Matthew S.
Title Perpetuating patriotic perceptions : the cognitive function of the Cold War / Matthew S. Hirshberg.
Imprint Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1993.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E840 .H54 1993    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  E840 .H54 1993    AVAILABLE  
Subject Cold War -- Public opinion.
Patriotism -- United States.
Public opinion -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1945-1989 -- Public opinion.
United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-1993 -- Public opinion.
Description xi, 227 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [213]-221) and index.
ISBN 0275941655 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 25788018
Table of Contents
 Figures and Tables 
 Preface 
 1"America Won the Cold War!": An Introduction1
Pt. IThe Cold War Schema in America 
 2Cognition, Culture, and the Cold War Schema17
 3Cold War Opinion in America50
 4Cold War Themes in American Culture97
 5Central American Elections on Network News: Cases of Cold War Framing107
Pt. IICognitive Effects of the Cold War Schema 
 6Common Meanings for Cold War Concepts127
 7Balance, Stability, and Change in the Cold War Schema144
 8Attributions for Superpower Interventions163
 9Cold War Goals in American Foreign Policy: Nicaragua and the World181
 10Choosing Sides with the Cold War Schema188
 11Recalling Information Consistent with the Cold War Schema197
 12Conclusion209
 References213
 Index223