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The Resource The language of democracy : political rhetoric in the United States and Britain, 1790-1900, Andrew W. Robertson

The language of democracy : political rhetoric in the United States and Britain, 1790-1900, Andrew W. Robertson

Label
The language of democracy : political rhetoric in the United States and Britain, 1790-1900
Title
The language of democracy
Title remainder
political rhetoric in the United States and Britain, 1790-1900
Statement of responsibility
Andrew W. Robertson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tracing the history of political rhetoric in nineteenth-century America and Britain, Andrew W. Robertson shows how modern election campaigning was born. Robertson discusses early political cartoons and electioneering speeches as he examines the role of each nation's press in assimilating masses of new voters into the political system
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robertson, Andrew W.
Dewey number
808.5/1/08835
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN239.P64
LC item number
R63 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rhetoric
  • Rhetoric
  • Press and politics
  • Press and politics
  • Political campaigns
  • Political campaigns
  • English language
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Verkiezingscampagnes
  • Retorica
  • Discours politique
  • Discours politique
  • Presse et politique
  • Presse et politique
  • Marketing politique
  • Marketing politique
  • Rhetorik
  • Politik
  • Wahlkampf
  • Politische Rede
  • Politische Publizistik
  • Politische Sprache
Label
The language of democracy : political rhetoric in the United States and Britain, 1790-1900, Andrew W. Robertson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-253) 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
  • Creating a National Audience: Jacksonian America, 1828-1860
  • 5.
  • Parliamentary Reform and Repeal of Constraints on Expression, 1832-1855
  • 6.
  • The Rhetorical Civil War in the Northern Press: New York, 1860-1868
  • 7.
  • The Personality Contest between Gladstone and Disraeli, 1855-1880
  • 8.
  • The Loss of Public Principles and Public Interest: Gilded Age Rhetoric, 1872-1896
  • Introduction: Causes, Conjunctures, Occasions, and Relations
  • 1.
  • Demi-Aristocratical Democracy: The Persistence of Anglo-American Political Culture, 1780-1799
  • 2.
  • Oral Speech on the Printed Page: Electioneering Rhetoric in the United States, 1800-1824
  • 3.
  • Reform Agitation under Repressive Constraints: British Rhetoric, 1800-1832
  • 4.
Control code
31740328
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 264 pages
Isbn
9780801428999
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
94044597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)31740328
Label
The language of democracy : political rhetoric in the United States and Britain, 1790-1900, Andrew W. Robertson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-253) 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
  • Creating a National Audience: Jacksonian America, 1828-1860
  • 5.
  • Parliamentary Reform and Repeal of Constraints on Expression, 1832-1855
  • 6.
  • The Rhetorical Civil War in the Northern Press: New York, 1860-1868
  • 7.
  • The Personality Contest between Gladstone and Disraeli, 1855-1880
  • 8.
  • The Loss of Public Principles and Public Interest: Gilded Age Rhetoric, 1872-1896
  • Introduction: Causes, Conjunctures, Occasions, and Relations
  • 1.
  • Demi-Aristocratical Democracy: The Persistence of Anglo-American Political Culture, 1780-1799
  • 2.
  • Oral Speech on the Printed Page: Electioneering Rhetoric in the United States, 1800-1824
  • 3.
  • Reform Agitation under Repressive Constraints: British Rhetoric, 1800-1832
  • 4.
Control code
31740328
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 264 pages
Isbn
9780801428999
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
94044597
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)31740328

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