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Bibliography Manuscript Sources Rudy Beserra Files, Ronald W. Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley , California. James Rentschler Files, Ronald W. Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, California. White House Office of Speech Writers Files, Research Files, Ronald W. Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, California. White House Office of Speech Writers Files, Speech Drafts, Ronald W. Reagan Presidential Library, Simi Valley, California. Published Sources Anderson, Martin. Revolution: The Reagan Legacy. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institute Press, 1990. Braden, Waldo W., and Harold Mixon. “Epideictic Speaking in the Post–Civil War South and the Southern Experience.” Southern Communication Journal 54 (1988): 40–57. Brinkley, Douglas. The Boys of Pointe Du Hoc. New York: William Morrow, 2005. Cannon, Lou. President Reagan: The Role of a Lifetime. New York: Public Affairs, 2000. Condit, Celeste Michelle. “The Functions of Epideictic: The Boston Massacre Orations as Exemplar.” Communication Quarterly 33 (1985): 284–99. Deaver, Michael. Behind the Scenes. New York: William Morrow, 1987. _____. A Different Drummer: My Thirty Years with Ronald Reagan. New York: HarperCollins, 2001. bibliography Dow,Bonnie J.“The Function of Epideictic and Deliberative Strategies in Presidential Crisis Rhetoric.” Western Journal of Speech Communication 53 (1989): 294–310. Erickson, Paul. Reagan Speaks: The Making of an American Myth. New York: New York University Press, 1985. Friedenberg, Robert V. “Elie Wiesel vs. President Ronald Reagan,” in Halford Ross Ryan, ed., Oratorical Encounters. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 1988. Gergen, David. Eyewitness to Power. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2000. Hankins,Sarah Russell.“ArchetypalAlloy: Reagan’s Rhetorical Image.” Central States Speech Journal 34 (1983): 33–43. Hartman, Geoffrey H., ed. Bitburg in Moral and Political Perspective. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1986. Hasian, Marouf, Jr. “Anne Frank, Bergen-Belsen, and the Polysemic Nature of Holocaust Memories.” Rhetoric and Public Affairs 4 (2001): 349–74. Houck, Davis W., and Amos Kiewe. Actor, Ideologue, Politician: The Public Speeches of Ronald Reagan. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1993. Jackman, Ian, ed. Ronald Reagan Remembered: CBS News. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2004. Lewis,William F.“TellingAmerica’s Story:Narrative Form and the Reagan Presidency.” Quarterly Journal of Speech 73 (1987): 280–302. Magnuson, Ed.“A Misbegotten Trip Opens Old Wounds.” Time, April 29, 1985, 18–23. Mayer, Jane, and Doyle McManus. Landslide: The Unmaking of the President. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1988. Meyer, John.“Ronald Reagan and Humor: A Politician’sVelvet Glove.” Communication Studies 41 (1990): 76–88. Morris, Edmund. Dutch. New York: Random House, 1999. Murphy,John M.“Epideictic and Deliberative Strategies in Opposition to War: The Paradox of Honor and Expediency.” Communication Studies 43 (1992): 65–78. bibliography Noonan, Peggy. What I Saw at the Revolution. New York: Random House, 1990. _____.When CharacterWas King: A Story of Ronald Reagan. NewYork: Viking, 2001. Olson, Kathryn M. “The Controversy over President Reagan’s Visit to Bitburg: Strategies of Definition and Redefinition.” Quarterly Journal of Speech (1989): 129–51. Plum, Jay. “A Rhetorical Analysis of Reagan’s Discourse at Bitburg.” North Dakota Journal of Speech and Theatre (1987). http://www2 Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Ronald Reagan 1985, Book 1. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1988. Reagan, Ronald. An American Life. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990. _____. Speaking My Mind. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1989. Reeves, Richard. President Reagan: The Triumph of Imagination. New York: Simon and Schuster, 2005. Ritter, Kurt.“Ronald Reagan and‘The Speech’: The Rhetoric of Public Relations Politics.” Western Speech 32 (1968): 50–58. Ritter, Kurt, and David Henry. Ronald Reagan: The Great Communicator . New York: Greenwood, 1992. Robinson, Peter. How Ronald Reagan Changed My Life. New York: ReganBooks, 2003. Rohler, Lloyd, and Roger Cook, eds. Great Speeches for Criticism and Analysis, 2d ed. Greenwood, Ind.: Alistair, 1993. Schieffer, Bob, and Gary Paul Gates. The Acting President. New York: E. F. Dutton, 1989. Stuckey,Mary E.Slipping the Surly Bonds: Reagan’s Challenger Address. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2006. Wills, Garry. Reagan’s America. New York: Penguin Books, 2000. ...


Subject Headings

  • Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century
  • Communication in politics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
  • Presidents -- United States -- Language -- History -- 20th century.
  • Reagan, Ronald -- Travel -- Germany -- Bergen Belsen -- Public opinion.
  • Reagan, Ronald -- Travel -- Germany -- Bitburg -- Public opinion.
  • Political oratory -- United States.
  • Reagan, Ronald -- Oratory.
  • Discourse analysis -- United States.
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