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Bernays, Edward (1891–1995) By Beard, David

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1537-1
Published: 02/05/2017
Retrieved: 19 May 2024, from


Edward Louis Bernays retains a place in the history of modernity for synthesizing Freudian psychology, political communication (or propaganda) and the media. The fruit of that synthesis, modern public relations theory, changed the way governments relate to their citizens and the ways businesses relate to their customers.

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Beard, David. Bernays, Edward (1891–1995). Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, Taylor and Francis,

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