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The Resource The morality of spin : virtue and vice in political rhetoric and the Christian right, Nathaniel J. Klemp, (electronic book)

The morality of spin : virtue and vice in political rhetoric and the Christian right, Nathaniel J. Klemp, (electronic book)

Label
The morality of spin : virtue and vice in political rhetoric and the Christian right
Title
The morality of spin
Title remainder
virtue and vice in political rhetoric and the Christian right
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel J. Klemp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Morality of Spin explores the ethics of political rhetoric crafted to persuade and possibly manipulate potential voters. Based on extensive insider interviews with leaders of Focus on the Family, one of the most powerful Christian right organizations in America, Nathaniel Klemp asks whether the tactic of tailoring a message to a particular audience is politically legitimate or amounts to democratic malpractice. Klemp's nuanced assessment, highlighting both democratic vices and virtues of the politi
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Klemp, Nathaniel J.
Dewey number
172
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JA85.2.U6
LC item number
K54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christians
  • Communication in politics
  • Deliberative democracy
  • Manipulative behavior
  • Persuasion (Rhetoric)
  • Rhetoric
  • Focus on the Family (Organization)
Label
The morality of spin : virtue and vice in political rhetoric and the Christian right, Nathaniel J. Klemp, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
EBC881524
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 199 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781442210530
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The morality of spin : virtue and vice in political rhetoric and the Christian right, Nathaniel J. Klemp, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
EBC881524
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 199 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781442210530
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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