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Talking Politics: The Substance of Style from Abe to W / Edition 1

Talking Politics: The Substance of Style from Abe to W / Edition 1

by Michael Silverstein
     
 

ISBN-10: 0971757550

ISBN-13: 9780971757554

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: Prickly Paradigm Press

If politics as practiced is talk, then how does a political figure—especially an American President—talk politics? If someone can be all style and no substance, is there any actual political substance to style? Talking Politics looks at the alpha and omega of presidential image, its highs—Lincoln at Gettysburg—and lows—"W" at

Overview

If politics as practiced is talk, then how does a political figure—especially an American President—talk politics? If someone can be all style and no substance, is there any actual political substance to style? Talking Politics looks at the alpha and omega of presidential image, its highs—Lincoln at Gettysburg—and lows—"W" at any microphone—demystifying the spun mists of political "message" on which an institution like the American presidency has always depended.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780971757554
Publisher:
Prickly Paradigm Press
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Edition description:
1
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
4.50(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.30(d)

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