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Title The rhetorical presidency of George H.W. Bush [electronic resource] / edited by Martin J. Medhurst.

Published College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2006.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description 207 p.
Series Presidential rhetoric series ; no. 14
Presidential rhetoric series ; no. 14.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Why rhetoric matters : George Bush in the White House / by Martin J. Medhurst -- George Bush's struggle with the "vision thing" / by Catherine L. Langford -- And the wall came tumbling down : Bush's rhetoric of silence during German reunification / by William Forrest Harlow -- Agency and agent in George Bush's Gulf War rhetoric / by Rachel Martin Harlow -- The new world order : President Bush and the post-Cold War era / by Roy Joseph -- Political truancy : George Bush's claim to the mantle of "education president" / by Holly G. McIntush -- Prudence, procrastination, or politics : George Bush and the Earth Summit of 1992 / by Martín Carcasson -- George Bush and the religious right / by Amy Tilton Jones -- Economically speaking : George Bush and the price of perception / by Wynton C. Hall -- Afterword : evaluating the rhetorical presidency of George Bush / by Martin J. Medhurst.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author Medhurst, Martin J.
ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Bush, George, 1924- -- Oratory.
Bush, George, 1924- -- Language.
Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Communication in politics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Political leadership -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-1993.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781585444717
1585444715 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781603445580 (e-book)