Presidential Perspectives On Space Exploration

Presidential Perspectives On Space Exploration

by Linda Krug

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275936129
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/30/1991
Series: Praeger Series in Political Communication Series
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 1410L (what's this?)

About the Author

LINDA T. KRUG is Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Her interest is in metaphor, and the ways in which it works to open up, close down, and establish competing perspectives in communication. This was the topic of her dissertation, Stylizing, Culturizing, and Image-Action: The Dialectic Forces of the Metaphorical Experience, and a recent article, Ronald Reagan and the Strategy of Metaphor: The Making of an America 'Standing Tall'.

Table of Contents

About the Series by Robert E. Denton, Jr.

Series Foreword by Robert E. Denton, Jr.

Preface

Presidential Rhetoric and Metaphoric Action: A Framework

The Race to Space

Routinizing Space

Starting a Nation Dreaming Again

Back to the Future

Thirty-Odd Years of Metaphoric Guidance

Chronology

Selected Bibliography

Index

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