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American Political Rhetoric is the only reader for introductory classes in American politics and government and political communication designed to explore fundamental political principles through classic examples of political rhetoric, from the Declaration of Independence to today. Selections include the entire political spectrum and contributors range from the founders to elected public officials, Supreme Court opinions, and representatives of historic movements for social change. Organized thematically, American Political Rhetoric allows students to explore the institutions of government and current controversies in civil rights, race, gender, and America's role in the world as the issues have evolved over time.
Number of Pages: 399
Genre: Political Science
Sub-Genre: Essays, Political Process / Leadership
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Street Date: November 9, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-2212