Cold War Rhetoric: Strategy, Metaphor, and Ideology by Martin J. Medhurst,Robert L. Ivie,Philip Wander,Robert L. PDF

By Martin J. Medhurst,Robert L. Ivie,Philip Wander,Robert L. Scott

Cold battle Rhetoric is the 1st publication in over two decades to deliver a sustained rhetorical critique to undergo on valuable texts of the chilly struggle. The rhetorical texts which are the topic of this e-book comprise speeches via Presidents Eisenhower and Kennedy, the Murrow- McCarthy disagreement on CBS, the speeches and writings of peace advocates, and the ordinary subject of unAmericanism because it has been expressed in a variety of media during the chilly warfare years. all the authors brings to his texts a specific method of rhetorical criticism—strategic, metaphorical, or ideological. every one presents an introductory bankruptcy on technique that explains the assumptions and strengths in their specific approach.

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