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The Resource The anti-intellectual presidency : the decline of presidential rhetoric from George Washington to George W. Bush, Elvin T. Lim

The anti-intellectual presidency : the decline of presidential rhetoric from George Washington to George W. Bush, Elvin T. Lim

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The anti-intellectual presidency : the decline of presidential rhetoric from George Washington to George W. Bush
Title
The anti-intellectual presidency
Title remainder
the decline of presidential rhetoric from George Washington to George W. Bush
Statement of responsibility
Elvin T. Lim
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lim, Elvin T.
Dewey number
973.09/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.1
LC item number
.L457 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Rhetoric
  • Communication in politics
  • Political oratory
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The anti-intellectual presidency : the decline of presidential rhetoric from George Washington to George W. Bush, Elvin T. Lim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-174) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem of presidential rhetoric -- The linguistic simplification of presidential rhetoric -- The anti-intellectual speechwriters -- The substantive impoverishment of presidential rhetoric -- Institutionalizing the anti-intellectual presidency -- Indicting the anti-intellectual presidency -- Reforming the anti-intellectual presidency -- Appendix I : the General inquirer (GI) -- Appendix II : definitions of General inquirer categories used -- Appendix III : annual messages, 1790-2006 -- Appendix IV : inaugural addresses, 1789-2005 -- Appendix V : presidential speechwriters interviewed -- Appendix VI : the Flesch readability score
Control code
ocn185026531
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 178 pages
Isbn
9780195342642
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007050230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o185026531
  • (OCoLC)185026531
Label
The anti-intellectual presidency : the decline of presidential rhetoric from George Washington to George W. Bush, Elvin T. Lim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-174) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The problem of presidential rhetoric -- The linguistic simplification of presidential rhetoric -- The anti-intellectual speechwriters -- The substantive impoverishment of presidential rhetoric -- Institutionalizing the anti-intellectual presidency -- Indicting the anti-intellectual presidency -- Reforming the anti-intellectual presidency -- Appendix I : the General inquirer (GI) -- Appendix II : definitions of General inquirer categories used -- Appendix III : annual messages, 1790-2006 -- Appendix IV : inaugural addresses, 1789-2005 -- Appendix V : presidential speechwriters interviewed -- Appendix VI : the Flesch readability score
Control code
ocn185026531
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 178 pages
Isbn
9780195342642
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007050230
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o185026531
  • (OCoLC)185026531

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