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The Resource Barack Obama and the Rhetoric of Hope, Mark S. Ferrara

Barack Obama and the Rhetoric of Hope, Mark S. Ferrara

Label
Barack Obama and the Rhetoric of Hope
Title
Barack Obama and the Rhetoric of Hope
Statement of responsibility
Mark S. Ferrara
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The "Rhetoric of Hope" is a form of political discourse characterized by a forward-looking vision of social progress brought about by collective effort and adherence to shared values. By combining his own personal story with national mythologies, Barack Obama creates a narrative persona that embodies the moral values and cultural mythos of his implied audience"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferrara, Mark S
Dewey number
973.932092
Index
index present
LC call number
E908.3
LC item number
.F47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Barack
  • Rhetoric
  • Communication in politics
  • Discourse analysis
  • United States
Label
Barack Obama and the Rhetoric of Hope, Mark S. Ferrara
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Idealism and the American Mind -- Judeo-Christianity and the Rational Utopia -- American Founding Documents -- Slave Narratives, the Black Church and Civil Rights -- The Legacy of Three Great Presidents -- The Force of Fiction, Music and Popular Culture -- Values and the Content of Character -- Constructing the Narrative Persona -- Universalism, Globalization and the Multicultural Utopia -- Rhetoric and the Presidency -- The 2012 Campaign
Control code
ocn823897577
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
202 pages
Isbn
9780786467938
Isbn Type
(paperback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013020007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Barack Obama and the Rhetoric of Hope, Mark S. Ferrara
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-200) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Idealism and the American Mind -- Judeo-Christianity and the Rational Utopia -- American Founding Documents -- Slave Narratives, the Black Church and Civil Rights -- The Legacy of Three Great Presidents -- The Force of Fiction, Music and Popular Culture -- Values and the Content of Character -- Constructing the Narrative Persona -- Universalism, Globalization and the Multicultural Utopia -- Rhetoric and the Presidency -- The 2012 Campaign
Control code
ocn823897577
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
202 pages
Isbn
9780786467938
Isbn Type
(paperback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013020007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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