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The public work of rhetoric : citizen-scholars and civic engagement / edited by John M. Ackerman and David J. Coogan ; foreword by Gerard A. Hauser
Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, c2010
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 4th Floor  P301.5.P67 P83 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Rhetoric -- Political aspects
Language and languages -- Political aspects
Political oratory
Physical Description xvi, 308 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: the space to work in public life / David J. Coogan and John M. Ackerman -- Rhetoric revealed. Should we name the tools? Concealing and revealing the art of rhetoric / Carolyn R. Miller -- Power, publics, and the rhetorical uses of democracy / Candice Rai -- The public work of critical political communication / M. Lane Bruner -- Rhetorical engagement in the cultural economies of cities / John M. Ackerman -- Democracy and its limitations / Ralph Cintron -- Rhetorical interventions. Rhetorical engagements in the scientist's process of remaking race as genetic / Celeste M. Condit -- Going public in a disabling discourse / Linda Flower -- Sophists for social change / David J. Coogan -- Knowledge work with the Cherokee Nation: the pedagogy of engaging publics in a praxis of new media / Ellen Cushman and Erik Green -- On being useful: rhetoric and the work of engagement / Jeffrey T. Grabill -- Remaking rhetoric in universities and publics. Finding a place for school in rhetoric's public turn / David Fleming -- Mediating differences / Erik Juergensmeyer and Thomas P. Miller -- A place for the dissident press in a rhetorical education: "sending up a signal flare in the darkness" / Diana George and Paula Mathieu -- The community literacy advocacy project: civic revival through rhetorical activity in rural Arkansas / David A. Jolliffe -- The prospects for the public work of rhetoric: a coda on codes / Susan C. Jarratt
Series Studies in rhetoric/communication
Alternate Author Ackerman, John, 1934-
Coogan, David

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