Politically Speaking

Cross-Cultural Studies of Rhetoric

Robert Paine (Editor) 

This volume focuses on the organization of meaning in the verbal culture of politics. Of ten chapters, six examine the rhetoric of a specific speech or event, and four are theoretical discussions of rhetoric in terms of context, strategy, performance and persuasion.

"...a wealth of insight, intellectual challenge, and fascinating ethnographic detail..." - American Ethnologist

ISERBooks. Hardcover. Published in 1981. 232 pages. ISBN 0-919666-37-X.

$26.95 CAD

Subjects: AnthropologyCulture, Politics, and IdentityEuropean StudiesMigration and Refugee Studies