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  Volume 3, Number 1, Spring 2000

Table of Contents

Abraham Lincoln's Rhetorical Leadership

Michael Leff


pp. 1-3


Lincoln's 1862 Annual Message: A Paradigm of Rhetorical Leadership

pp. 5-14

The Paradox of Lincoln's Rhetorical Leadership

pp. 15-32

Ordeal by Fire: The Transformative Rhetoric of Abraham Lincoln

pp. 33-48

The Ultimate Voice of Lincoln

pp. 49-57

Dialogic Figures and Dialectical Argument in Lincoln's Rhetoric

pp. 59-69

Review Essay

Constructing American Identity/Identities

pp. 71-86

Book Reviews

The Dominion of Voice: Riot, Reason, and Romance in Antebellum Politics (review)

pp. 86-89

Golden Cables of Sympathy: The Transatlantic Sources of Nineteenth-Century Feminism (review)

pp. 89-91

From Plymouth to Parliament: A Rhetorical History of Nancy Astor's 1919 Campaign (review)

pp. 91-92

Progressive Politics and the Training of America's Persuaders (review)

pp. 92-94

English and the Discourses of Colonialism (review)

pp. 95-97

Hollywood Planet: Global Media and the Competitive Advantage of Narrative Transparency (review)

pp. 97-99

What America Owes the World: The Struggle for the Soul of Foreign Policy (review)

pp. 99-101

New Wine and Old Bottles: International Politics and Ethical Discourse (review)

pp. 101-102

Negotiating the Constitution: The Earliest Debates over Original Intent (review)

pp. 103-105

When the Nazis Came to Skokie: Freedom for Speech We Hate (review)

pp. 105-108

Eco-Wars: Political Campaigns and Social Movements (review)

pp. 108-110

Broadcasting Freedom: Radio, War, and the Politics of Race, 1938-1948, and: The Color of the Law: Race, Violence, and Justice in the Post-World War II South (review)

pp. 110-113

Speaking to the People: The Rhetorical Presidency in Historical Perspective (review)

pp. 114-116

The Reagan Effect: Economics and Presidential Leadership (review)

pp. 116-118

Truman & Pendergast (review)

pp. 118-119

How the News Media Fail American Voters: Causes, Consequences, and Remedies (review)

pp. 120-121

Renewing Presidential Politics: Campaigns, Media, and the Public Interest (review)

pp. 121-123

Governing with the News: The News Media as a Political Institution (review)

pp. 123-126

Campaign '96: A Functional Analysis of Acclaiming, Attacking and Defending (review)

pp. 126-127

The 1996 Presidential Campaign: A Communication Perspective (review)

pp. 127-129

Research Areas


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