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The prophetic tradition and radical rhetoric in America, James Darsey

Label
The prophetic tradition and radical rhetoric in America
Title
The prophetic tradition and radical rhetoric in America
Statement of responsibility
James Darsey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Darsey, James Francis
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4055.U53
LC item number
D37 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political oratory
  • Rhetoric
  • Radicalism
  • Prophecy
  • United States
  • Social problems
Label
The prophetic tradition and radical rhetoric in America, James Darsey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-267) and index
Contents
Radical rhetoric and American community : threnody for Sophrosyne -- Old Testament prophecy as radical ursprach -- Prophecy as sacred truth : self-evidence and righteousness in the American Revolution -- Prophecy as krisis : Wendell Phillips and the sin of slavery -- The prophet's call and his burden : the passion of Eugene V. Debs -- The word in darkness -- A vision of the apocalypse : Joe McCarthy's rhetoric of the fantastic -- Prophecy as poetry : the romantic vision of Robert Welch -- Secular argument and the language of commodity : gay liberation and merely civil rights -- The seraph and the snake
Control code
36649374
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780814718766
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
97004772 //r98
Label
The prophetic tradition and radical rhetoric in America, James Darsey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-267) and index
Contents
Radical rhetoric and American community : threnody for Sophrosyne -- Old Testament prophecy as radical ursprach -- Prophecy as sacred truth : self-evidence and righteousness in the American Revolution -- Prophecy as krisis : Wendell Phillips and the sin of slavery -- The prophet's call and his burden : the passion of Eugene V. Debs -- The word in darkness -- A vision of the apocalypse : Joe McCarthy's rhetoric of the fantastic -- Prophecy as poetry : the romantic vision of Robert Welch -- Secular argument and the language of commodity : gay liberation and merely civil rights -- The seraph and the snake
Control code
36649374
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780814718766
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
97004772 //r98

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