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Rice, Jenny
Distant publics : development rhetoric and the subject of crisis / Jenny Rice
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2012
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 4th Floor  P301.5.P67 R53 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States
Rhetoric -- Social aspects -- United States
Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Political aspects -- United States
Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Social aspects -- United States
Discourse analysis -- Political aspects -- United States
Discourse analysis -- United States -- Social aspects
Community development -- United States
Physical Description x, 230 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: Rhetorical vistas -- Rhetoric's development crisis -- The public subject of feeling (with exceptions) -- Vultures and kooks : the rhetoric of injury claims -- Lost places and memory claims -- The good and the bad : gentrification and equivalence claims -- Inquiry as social action -- Epilogue: Working in the epi-logos
NOTE 520704
Series Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture

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