Almost Madam President: Why Hillary Clinton 'Won' in 2008 (Lexington Studies in Political Communication)

Almost Madam President: Why Hillary Clinton 'Won' in 2008 (Lexington Studies in Political Communication)

By: Nichola D. Gutgold (author), Marie Cocco (foreword_author)Paperback

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Description

This book takes the reader on a rhetorical journey through Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign, focusing on Clinton's sophisticated 'You Tube' style announcement speech, the debates, and the many notable stump speeches and media events on the campaign trail. Along the way Gutgold examines the obstacles and opportunities of women as presidential candidates.

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About Author

Nichola D. Gutgold is associate professor of communication arts and sciences at Pennsylvania State University at Lehigh Valley and author of Seen and Heard: The Women of Television News and Paving the Way for Madam President.

Contents

Part 1 Foreword Part 2 Introduction: The Presidential Bid of Hilary Rodham Clinton Chapter 3 1. Logging On for Your Vote: The Announcement Chapter 4 2. Speaking for Herself: The Campaign Speeches Chapter 5 3. Debating It: The Debates of the Primary Chapter 6 4. Many and Varied Media Messages Part 7 Conclusion: Not Madam President; Madam Secretary

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/08/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780739133729
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 166
  • ID: 9780739133729
  • weight: 240
  • ISBN10: 0739133721

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