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Author Ryder, Phyllis Mentzell, 1963-

Title Rhetorics for community action : public writing and writing publics / Phyllis Mentzell Ryder.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  808.066361 R976r 2011    ---  Available
Description xi, 325 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Publics worth studying -- Public writing with community organizations -- The public of traditional media: circulating deliberative conversations -- Counterpublics: beyond deliberative conversation -- Circulating counterpublic rhetoric -- Publics 2.0: public formation through social networking -- teaching public writing in academic settings -- Appendix 1: Some practical guidelines -- Appendix 2: Sample writing assignments -- Appendix 3: Sample community partner profiles.
Subject Rhetoric -- Social aspects.
Rhetoric -- Political aspects.
Communication in politics.
ISBN 9780739137666 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739137662 (cloth : alk. paper)

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