ISBN-10:
0809327503
ISBN-13:
9780809327508
Pub. Date:
03/28/2007
Publisher:
Southern Illinois University Press
Vote and Voice: Women's Organizations and Political Literacy, 1915-1930 / Edition 3

Vote and Voice: Women's Organizations and Political Literacy, 1915-1930 / Edition 3

by Wendy B Sharer

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ISBN-13: 9780809327508
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press
Publication date: 03/28/2007
Series: Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms Series
Edition description: 1st Edition
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 1,086,325
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x -11.00(h) x 0.63(d)

About the Author

Wendy B. Sharer is an assistant professor of English at East Carolina University where she also directs the first-year writing program. She is the coauthor of 1977: A Cultural Moment in Composition and the coeditor of Rhetorical Education in America.

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations     xi
Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction     1
Before Suffrage: Rhetorical Practices of Civic Engagement     15
The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom: Rhetorical Practices of a New Internationalism     35
"We Must Make Enormous Propaganda": The WILPF and Public Opinion for Peace     63
Seeking Full Measure: The League of Women Voters and Partisan Political Communication     91
Rhetorical Education for Political Influence: The LWV and Political Literacy     127
Conclusion: Learning from the Strategies and Struggles of the LWV and WILPF     162
Notes     183
Works Cited     195
Index     211

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