Leslie William Spears: An Enquiry into the use of propaganda on the Home Front during World War Two with special reference to the role and effectiveness of the poster as a means of conveying Government policy
Original typescript, 1998. Dissertation (M.A.) – University of Southampton, Winchester School of Art, Division of History of Art and Design, 1998. No abstract. I attended some sessions at Winchester School of Art, with Brandon Taylor, re: Art & Propaganda, and Leslie was inspired to write this MA. I’m ashamed to say that I’ve never had […]
S.F.Ryan: ‘British Perceptions of the Meaning of the War: The Government, the Public and the Fate of France: 1939-42’
S.F.Ryan: ‘British Perceptions of the Meaning of the War: The Government, the Public and the Fate of France: 1939-42’Ryan, S.F., ‘British perceptions of the meaning of the war: the government, the public and the fate of France: 1939-42’ M.Phil completed 1993. Salford University No abstract available.
Royall, K., ‘Posters of the Second World War: The Fourth Arm of Defence?’ MA Thesis, completed 1991. Westminster University Poster campaigns from the Second World War are a part of people’s collective memories. Frustrated by the lack of published information on the subject, this project investigates the British posters of the Second World War produced […]
P.H. Taylor: ‘The Role of Local Government during the Second World War, with special reference to Lancashire’
Taylor, P.H., ‘The role of local government during the second world war, with special reference to Lancashire.’ Ph.D. completed 1992. Lancaster University Abstract: This is a thesis concerning the effects of war on society and in particular that of World War Two on Local Government. It employs the idea of `test-dissolution-transformation’, brought about by the […]
Wonder if this thesis has been finished yet? Sinclair, G., ‘Propaganda and Churchill in the Second World War: the Making of an Icon’ PhD Thesis, in progress. University of Kent at Canterbury Looking at how Churchill was presented to the public in the media and how this image was controlled by party political interests, the […]