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The Resource Eloquence is power : oratory and performance in early America, Sandra M. Gustafson

Eloquence is power : oratory and performance in early America, Sandra M. Gustafson

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Eloquence is power : oratory and performance in early America
Title
Eloquence is power
Title remainder
oratory and performance in early America
Statement of responsibility
Sandra M. Gustafson
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Subject
Language
eng
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Gustafson, Sandra M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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  • Oratory
  • Oratory
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Eloquence is power : oratory and performance in early America, Sandra M. Gustafson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the author's thesis (Ph.D)--University of California, Berkley
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One: Gender in Performance 40 -- i. Evangelical Performance of Speech and Text 40 -- ii. Women's Speech and Women's Silence in Jonathan Edwards's First -- Northampton Revival 51 -- iii. The "Feminine" in Performance 61 -- Chapter Two: The "Savage" Speaker Transformed 75 -- i. Cultural Hybridism in Evangelical Oratory 75 -- ii. Competing Words 78 -- iii. Samson Occom's Pentecostal Indian Speech go -- iv. John Marrant, "Savage" Speaker lol -- Chapter Three: Negotiating Power iii -- i, Republicanism and the Eloquent Indian ill -- ii, Iroquois and American Publics 119 -- Chapter Four: The Oratorical Public Culture of Revolutionary America 140 -- i, Medium and Message in Revolutionary Public Culture 140 -- ii, Speech, Presence, and Representation 144 -- iii, The Transformative Speech of Patrick Henry 158 -- Chapter Five: The Body of the Nation 171 -- i. "Words of Reproach" and "Written Reason" 171 -- ii. Authoritative Bodies 184 -- Chapter Six: Forms of State 200 -- i. Documents and Debates 200 -- ii. Performing the Presidency 213 -- Chapter Seven: Political Speech in the New Republic 233 -- i. Representative Speech 233 -- ii. Figures of Difference 246 -- Conclusion 267 -- Appendix: Traditions of the Ancients 271 -- Index 279
Control code
16001190998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780807825754
Lccn
99086591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Eloquence is power : oratory and performance in early America, Sandra M. Gustafson
Publication
Note
Based on the author's thesis (Ph.D)--University of California, Berkley
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Chapter One: Gender in Performance 40 -- i. Evangelical Performance of Speech and Text 40 -- ii. Women's Speech and Women's Silence in Jonathan Edwards's First -- Northampton Revival 51 -- iii. The "Feminine" in Performance 61 -- Chapter Two: The "Savage" Speaker Transformed 75 -- i. Cultural Hybridism in Evangelical Oratory 75 -- ii. Competing Words 78 -- iii. Samson Occom's Pentecostal Indian Speech go -- iv. John Marrant, "Savage" Speaker lol -- Chapter Three: Negotiating Power iii -- i, Republicanism and the Eloquent Indian ill -- ii, Iroquois and American Publics 119 -- Chapter Four: The Oratorical Public Culture of Revolutionary America 140 -- i, Medium and Message in Revolutionary Public Culture 140 -- ii, Speech, Presence, and Representation 144 -- iii, The Transformative Speech of Patrick Henry 158 -- Chapter Five: The Body of the Nation 171 -- i. "Words of Reproach" and "Written Reason" 171 -- ii. Authoritative Bodies 184 -- Chapter Six: Forms of State 200 -- i. Documents and Debates 200 -- ii. Performing the Presidency 213 -- Chapter Seven: Political Speech in the New Republic 233 -- i. Representative Speech 233 -- ii. Figures of Difference 246 -- Conclusion 267 -- Appendix: Traditions of the Ancients 271 -- Index 279
Control code
16001190998
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxv, 287 p.
Isbn
9780807825754
Lccn
99086591
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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