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Propaganda and rhetoric in democracy : history, theory, analysis / edited by Gae Lyn Henderson and M.J. Braun ; with a foreword by Charles Bazerman.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Summary note:
"Offers new perspectives on the history of propaganda, explores how it has evolved during the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, and advances a nuanced understanding of what it means to call discourse propaganda"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Foreword / Charles Bazerman -- Introduction: a call for renewed attention to propaganda in writing studies and rhetoric / Gae Lyn Henderson and M.J. Braun -- Part 1: Historical and theoretical studies of propaganda --Democracy and disclosure: Edward Bernays and the manipulation of the masses / Sharon J. Kirsch -- Jane Addams: a foe of rhetorics of control / Lanette Grate -- The psychological power of propaganda: from psychoanalysis to Kenneth Burke / Gae Lyn Henderson -- Elizabeth Bowen's wavering attitude toward World War II propaganda / Stefania Porcelli -- Propaganda defined / Thomas Huckin -- A taxonomy of bullshit / Gary Thompson -- Part 2: Propaganda's challenge to democracy: sites and mechanisms of social control -- Popular economics: neoliberal propaganda and its affectivity / Catherine Chaput -- Privatized propaganda and broadcast news: legitimizing the call-to-arms / John Oddo and Patricia Dunmire -- Attention! rumor bombs, affect, and managed democracy 3.0 / Jayson Harsin -- The contract with America: a legal, social, and rhetorical contractual obligation / Meg H. Kunde -- Propagandist management: 'sustainability' in the corporatized public university / Laural Lea Adams -- Conclusion: writing dissent in the propaganda flood / Robert Jensen.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780809335060 (paperback)
  • 0809335069 (paperback)
  • (e-book)
LCCN:
2016010037
OCLC:
929544276
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