Antireligious Propaganda

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Antireligious Propaganda

 

in the Soviet Union, a systematic influence upon man’s consciousness by various forms of ideological work (verbal propaganda, the press, radio, television, etc.), with the aim of overcoming religious carry-overs and developing an atheistic, dialectical-materialistic view of the world.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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