Tag Teaming the Press: How Bill and Hillary Clinton Work by James E. Mueller

By James E. Mueller

Tag Teaming the clicking, James Mueller's full of life account of the evolution of the click family members of invoice and Hillary Clinton, spans the interval that starts with the couple's earliest pupil political activism within the sixties and keeps via Hillary's run for the White condo in 2008. dependent mostly on interviews with the reporters who lined them, the booklet explains how the main strong political couple in the USA realized to deal with the media-an essential ability for the twenty first Century flesh presser.

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Cambridge First Certificate Writing Teacher's book by Richard MacAndrew, Cathy Lawday

By Richard MacAndrew, Cathy Lawday

Cambridge First certificates Writing new version combines artistic perform of writing talents with systematic education for Paper 2. It comprises various, stimulating actions designed to enhance making plans, checking and revising concepts, whereas additionally delivering useful grammar and vocabulary enter and perform. The booklet starts with a beginning unit to extend information of key points of writing and concludes with a overview unit which pulls jointly the most suggestions provided and practised. The goals of every unit are set out basically at the beginning, and scholars are guided all through through priceless, illustrated examination information and research tricks.

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Genre Matters: Essays in Theory and Criticism by Garin Dowd, Lesley Stevenson, Jeremy Strong

By Garin Dowd, Lesley Stevenson, Jeremy Strong

This choice of new essays addresses a subject matter of demonstrated and increasing severe curiosity during the humanities. It demonstrates that style issues in a fashion now not limited via disciplinary limitations and comprises new paintings on style conception and functions of brooding about style from Aristotle to Derrida and past. The essays concentrate on economies of expectation and competency, style as media shape, fresh advancements in tv broadcast genres, translation and genericity, the function performed through style in movie exposure, gender and style, style in fiction, and the problematics of category. An introductory essay areas the contributions within the context of quite a lot of puzzling over style within the arts, media and arts. the amount can be of curiosity to either undergraduates and postgraduates, specially these following classes on style thought and style feedback, and to lecturers operating in various topic parts corresponding to Cultural stories, movie stories, Media stories and Literary experiences.

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Gorgias and Phaedrus: Rhetoric, Philosophy and Politics by Plato

By Plato

With a masterful feel of where of rhetoric in either concept and perform and an ear attuned to the readability, traditional simplicity, and beauty of Plato's Greek prose, James H. Nichols, Jr., deals an actual but surprisingly readable translation of 1 of the nice Platonic dialogues on rhetoric. The Gorgias provides an intransigent argument that justice is greater to injustice―to the level that pain an injustice is leading to committing an unjust act. The discussion comprises a few of Plato's most vital and well-known discussions of significant political issues, and focuses dramatically and with unequalled depth on Socrates as a political philosopher and actor. Nichols's recognition to dramatic element brings this discussion to lifestyles. Plato's extraordinary style in conversational tackle (names and diverse phrases of relative heat and coolness) is punctiliously reproduced, as is alteration in tone and implication even within the brief responses. the interpretation renders references to the gods adequately and non-monotheistically for the 1st time, and contains a attention-grabbing number of oaths and invocations. Nichols believes that Plato's proposal on rhetoric has been mostly misunderstood, and he makes use of his translation as a chance to reconstruct the classical place on correct relatives among inspiration and public job.

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The SAGE Handbook of Rhetorical Studies by Andrea A. Lunsford, Kirt H. Wilson, Rosa A. Eberly

By Andrea A. Lunsford, Kirt H. Wilson, Rosa A. Eberly

The SAGE guide of Rhetorical Studies surveys the most recent advances in rhetorical scholarship, synthesizing theories and practices throughout significant parts of analysis within the box and pointing the way in which for destiny reviews. Edited by means of Andrea A. Lunsford and affiliate Editors Kirt H. Wilson and Rosa A. Eberly, the Handbook aims to introduce a brand new new release of scholars to rhetorical learn and supply a deeply educated and prepared source for students presently operating within the box.

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Rhetoric and Rhythm in Byzantium: The Sound of Persuasion by Vessela Valiavitcharska

By Vessela Valiavitcharska

Rhetoric and Rhythm in Byzantium takes a clean examine rhetorical rhythm and its conception and perform, highlighting the shut affinity among rhythm and argument. according to fabric from Byzantine and outdated Church Slavonic homilies and from Byzantine rhetorical commentaries, the e-book redefines and expands our realizing of either Byzantine and previous Church Slavonic prose rhythm. It positions rhetorical rhythm on the intersection of prose and poetry and explores its position in argumentation and persuasion, suggesting that rhetorical rhythm can hold throughout linguistic barriers, and usually goals to illustrate the stylistic and argumentative significance of rhythm in rhetorical perform. alongside the best way, it demanding situations the entrenched separation among content material and magnificence and emphasizes the function of rhythm as a device of invention and a way of making shared emotional adventure.

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The Rhetoric of First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton: Crisis by Colleen Kelley

By Colleen Kelley

Kelley presents an exam of Hillary Rodham Clinton's rhetorical responses to mediated types of crises within the Clinton management. She starts off through interpreting the old First woman, after which seems to be at mediated political realities in most cases in addition to these of the Clinton presidency. Kelley additionally examines the rhetorical administration of political crises and the crises administration variety of First girls, together with Florence Harding and Eleanor Roosevelt.The ebook specializes in the research of Hillary Rodham Clinton's rhetorical administration of crises in her husband's management, together with wellbeing and fitness care, Travelgate, Whitewater, and allegations of sexual misconduct. Kelley's process is grounded in Kenneth Burke's framework of language as a symbolic technique of inducing cooperation via rhetorical id. She concludes with hypothesis relating to either the measure of luck of Hillary Clinton's efforts in addition to the consequences of these efforts to rhetorical and political communique and feminist thought. This publication might be of specific curiosity to students and researchers of the presidency and the function of the 1st woman, political conversation, and feminist reviews.

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