Power Rhetoric

Brute Reality: Power, Discourse and the Mediation of War(Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Nice_smile) at Feb. 6, 2017
Brute Reality: Power, Discourse and the Mediation of War(Repost)

Brute Reality: Power, Discourse and the Mediation of War by Stuart Price
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0745320791 | 240 Pages | PDF | 2.56 MB
The Modern Scholar: Purpose and Persuasion: The Power of Rhetoric in American Political History [Audiobook]

The Modern Scholar: Purpose and Persuasion: The Power of Rhetoric in American Political History [Audiobook] by Professor Ken Masugi
English | September 19th, 2012 | ASIN: B009D9ZHY8 | MP3@64 kbps | 4 hrs 13 mins | 118.57 MB
Narrator: Professor Ken Masugi

In this series of lectures, Professor Ken Masugi of Johns Hopkins University examines the importance of rhetoric in American politics. Political speeches have, since the nation’s inception, defined and shaped American politics. Professor Masugi demonstrates how the greatest American political speeches take their bearings from the Declaration of Independence and the Federalist Papers. As the lectures proceed, Professor Masugi investigates the rhetoric of America’s most revered statesman, Abraham Lincoln, before exploring the works of other transformational U.S. presidents, including Woodrow Wilson, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Ronald Reagan, and Barack Obama.

Homeric Speech and the Origins of Rhetoric (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 20, 2017
Homeric Speech and the Origins of Rhetoric (repost)

Homeric Speech and the Origins of Rhetoric by Rachel Ahern Knudsen
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1421412268 | ISBN-13: 9781421412269 | 248 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB

Persuasive Games: The Expressive Power of Videogames  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 10, 2017
Persuasive Games: The Expressive Power of Videogames

Persuasive Games: The Expressive Power of Videogames by Ian Bogost
English | 2007 | ISBN: 9780262026147 | 463 pages | PDF | 10.25 MB

Videogames are an expressive medium, and a persuasive medium; they represent how real and imagined systems work, and they invite players to interact with those systems and form judgments about them. In this innovative analysis, Ian Bogost examines the way videogames mount arguments and influence players.

Power Without Constraint : The Post-9/11 Presidency and National Security  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at May 1, 2017
Power Without Constraint : The Post-9/11 Presidency and National Security

Power Without Constraint :
The Post-9/11 Presidency and National Security

by Chris Edelson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0299307409 | 250 Pages | PDF | 1.1 MB

What are the limits of authority regarding presidential national security power? Have national security concerns created a permanent shift to unconstrained presidential power?

Imaginary Spaces of Power in Sub-Saharan Literatures and Films (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at April 9, 2017
Imaginary Spaces of Power in Sub-Saharan Literatures and Films (repost)

Imaginary Spaces of Power in Sub-Saharan Literatures and Films by Alix Mazuet
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1443838969 | 180 pages | PDF | 1 MB
State of Speech: Rhetoric & Political Thought in Ancient Rome: Rhetoric and Political Thought in Ancient Rome (Repost)

Joy Connolly, "State of Speech: Rhetoric & Political Thought in Ancient Rome: Rhetoric and Political Thought in Ancient Rome"
2007 | ISBN: 0691123640, 0691162255 | 322 pages | PDF, EPUB | 2 + 2 MB
The Gospel of Freedom and Power: Protestant Missionaries in American Culture after World War II

The Gospel of Freedom and Power: Protestant Missionaries in American Culture after World War II by Sarah E. Ruble
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0807835811, 1469618931, 9780807835814, 9781469618937, B0091WDR3U | 232 Pages | PDF | 1.49 MB

Citizen Science in the Digital Age : Rhetoric, Science, and Public Engagement  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at March 25, 2017
Citizen Science in the Digital Age : Rhetoric, Science, and Public Engagement

Citizen Science in the Digital Age :
Rhetoric, Science, and Public Engagement

by James Wynn
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0817319433 | 220 Pages | PDF | 2.44 MB

James Wynn’s timely investigation highlights scientific studies grounded in publicly gathered data and probes the rhetoric these studies employ.

Seguridad: Crime, Police Power, and Democracy in Argentina  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 23, 2017
Seguridad: Crime, Police Power, and Democracy in Argentina

Seguridad: Crime, Police Power, and Democracy in Argentina by Guillermina Seri
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1441145788, 1623564190 | 248 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB