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The symbolic dimensions of the American presidency

Robert E. Denton, Jr.

The symbolic dimensions of the American presidency

description and analysis

by Robert E. Denton, Jr.

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Published by Waveland Press in Prospect Heights, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States,
    • Symbolic interactionism

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert E. Denton, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK518 .D46 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 154 p. ;
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3510955M
      ISBN 100917974867
      LC Control Number82070562
      OCLC/WorldCa8566312

      It is widely believed that Mr. Nixon came to detest the press because of the way it treated him in his race for the Presidency and in his race for the governorship of California. But in. POLITICAL SPEECHMAKING AND RHETORICAL APPROACHES SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY Allan Louden, The symbolic dimensions of the American presidency. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press. In The Brigance Forum: Leadership, rhetoric and the American presidency, (pp. ). Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College. Stuckey, M. E. (). On rhetorical.


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