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.