The Resource The rhetoric of American exceptionalism : critical essays, edited by Jason A. Edwards and David Weiss

The rhetoric of American exceptionalism : critical essays, edited by Jason A. Edwards and David Weiss

Label
The rhetoric of American exceptionalism : critical essays
Title
The rhetoric of American exceptionalism
Title remainder
critical essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jason A. Edwards and David Weiss
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book of eleven critical essays explores the American exceptionalism as it is manifested across the American presidency, U.S. foreign policy, religion, economics, American history, television news, and mass-mediated sport. It demonstrates the importance of exceptionalism to the mythology, sense of place, direction, and identity of the United States, within and outside the realm of politics"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
327.73
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.R497 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The rhetoric of American exceptionalism : critical essays, edited by Jason A. Edwards and David Weiss
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: American exceptionalism's champions and challengers / David Weiss and Jason A. Edwards -- Champions of American exceptionalism. The rhetoric in the modern presidency: a quantitative assessment / Rico Neumann and Kevin Coe -- Resolving rhetorical tensions / M. Karen Walker -- One nation under God: Mormon theology and the American continent / Brett Lunceford -- Re-contextualizing Americanism: The National Association of Manufacturers' Jeremiad for Free Enterprise during the Roosevelt era / Burton St. John, III -- The redeem team saves USA basketball: an analysis of the U.S.-China 2008 Olympic games / Katherine L. Lavelle -- Challengers to American exceptionalism. Mormonism and America as promised land in Joseph Smith's letter from Liberty Jail / David Charles Gore -- Henry Cabot Lodge and the rhetorical trajectory / Michael J. Hostetler -- Discursive characterization as embodiment and critique : the divergent rhetorical trajectories of Pat Tillman as an American hero / Arthur W. Herbig -- The Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site: challenge to and reification of American exceptionalism / Lindsay R. Calhoun -- Those who bear the heaviest burden: warfare and American exceptionalism in the age of entitlement / Christina M. Knopf -- Promoting America: U.S. public diplomacy and the limits of exceptionalism / Craig Hayden
Control code
ocn728655876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 220 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786486816
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25350936
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)728655876
  • pebco0786486813

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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