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The Resource Inventing a voice : the rhetoric of American first ladies of the twentieth century, edited by Molly Meijer Wertheimer

Inventing a voice : the rhetoric of American first ladies of the twentieth century, edited by Molly Meijer Wertheimer

Label
Inventing a voice : the rhetoric of American first ladies of the twentieth century
Title
Inventing a voice
Title remainder
the rhetoric of American first ladies of the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Molly Meijer Wertheimer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.2
LC item number
.I57 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wertheimer, Molly Meijer
Series statement
Communication, media, and politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Rhetoric
  • Communication in politics
  • Women
  • United States
Label
Inventing a voice : the rhetoric of American first ladies of the twentieth century, edited by Molly Meijer Wertheimer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
First ladies' fundamental rhetorical choices : when to speak? What to say? When to remain silent? / Molly Meijer Wertheimer -- The first lady : a site of "American womanhood" / Karrin Vasby Anderson -- Ida Saxton McKinley : indomitable spirit or autocrat of the sick bed / Nancy L. Herron -- Edith Kermit Roosevelt : first lady, first mommy / Catherine M. Hastings -- Helen Herron Taft : opportunity and ambition / Beth M. Waggenspack -- Ellen Axson Wilson : a rhetorical reassessment of a forgotten first lady / Lisa M. Burns -- Edith Bolling Galt Wilson : actions speak louder than words / Amy R. Slagell and Susan Zaeske -- Florence Kling Harding : bridging traditional and modern rhetorical roles / Ann E. Burnette -- Grace Goodhue Coolidge : articulating virtue / Janis L. Edwards -- Lou Henry Hoover : mining the possibilities as leader and first lady / Ann J. Atkinson -- Eleanor Roosevelt : a rhetorical reconstruction of first ladydom / Lisa R. Barry -- Bess Wallace Truman : "the boss" from Independence / M. Heather Carver -- Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower : reflecting the mood of the nation / Kathleen M. German -- Jacqueline Kennedy : the rhetorical construction of Camelot / Elizabeth J. Natalle -- Lady Bird Johnson : the making of a public first lady with private influence / Diana B. Carlin -- Pat Nixon : wisdom to know the difference / Linda B. Hobgood -- Betty Ford : a certain comfort from a candid first lady / Nichola D. Gutgold and Linda B. Hobgood -- Rosalynn Carter : crafting a presidential partnership rhetorically / Diane M. Blair and Shawn J. Parry-Giles -- Nancy Reagan : leading lady, supporting actress, or bit player / Janette Kenner Muir and Mary Mooney -- Barbara Bush : her rhetorical development and appeal / Molly Meijer Wertheimer -- Hillary Rodham Clinton : using her vital voice / Anne F. Mattina -- Epilogue : Laura Bush : using the "magic of words" to educate and advocate / Molly Meijer Wertheimer
Control code
52937879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 486 p.
Isbn
9780742529700
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018365
Label
Inventing a voice : the rhetoric of American first ladies of the twentieth century, edited by Molly Meijer Wertheimer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
First ladies' fundamental rhetorical choices : when to speak? What to say? When to remain silent? / Molly Meijer Wertheimer -- The first lady : a site of "American womanhood" / Karrin Vasby Anderson -- Ida Saxton McKinley : indomitable spirit or autocrat of the sick bed / Nancy L. Herron -- Edith Kermit Roosevelt : first lady, first mommy / Catherine M. Hastings -- Helen Herron Taft : opportunity and ambition / Beth M. Waggenspack -- Ellen Axson Wilson : a rhetorical reassessment of a forgotten first lady / Lisa M. Burns -- Edith Bolling Galt Wilson : actions speak louder than words / Amy R. Slagell and Susan Zaeske -- Florence Kling Harding : bridging traditional and modern rhetorical roles / Ann E. Burnette -- Grace Goodhue Coolidge : articulating virtue / Janis L. Edwards -- Lou Henry Hoover : mining the possibilities as leader and first lady / Ann J. Atkinson -- Eleanor Roosevelt : a rhetorical reconstruction of first ladydom / Lisa R. Barry -- Bess Wallace Truman : "the boss" from Independence / M. Heather Carver -- Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower : reflecting the mood of the nation / Kathleen M. German -- Jacqueline Kennedy : the rhetorical construction of Camelot / Elizabeth J. Natalle -- Lady Bird Johnson : the making of a public first lady with private influence / Diana B. Carlin -- Pat Nixon : wisdom to know the difference / Linda B. Hobgood -- Betty Ford : a certain comfort from a candid first lady / Nichola D. Gutgold and Linda B. Hobgood -- Rosalynn Carter : crafting a presidential partnership rhetorically / Diane M. Blair and Shawn J. Parry-Giles -- Nancy Reagan : leading lady, supporting actress, or bit player / Janette Kenner Muir and Mary Mooney -- Barbara Bush : her rhetorical development and appeal / Molly Meijer Wertheimer -- Hillary Rodham Clinton : using her vital voice / Anne F. Mattina -- Epilogue : Laura Bush : using the "magic of words" to educate and advocate / Molly Meijer Wertheimer
Control code
52937879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 486 p.
Isbn
9780742529700
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003018365

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