Rhetoric A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2013-03-28 | Author : Richard Toye | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191653735
ISBN 13 : 019165373X

Rhetoric is often seen as a synonym for shallow, deceptive language, and therefore as something negative. But if we view rhetoric in more neutral terms, as the 'art of persuasion',..

The Oxford Handbook Of Political Ideologies

Pub Date : 2013-08-15 | Author : Michael Freeden | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191663710
ISBN 13 : 0191663719

This is the first comprehensive volume to offer a state of the art investigation both of the nature of political ideologies and of their main manifestations. The diversity of ideol..

The Oxford Handbook Of Political Leadership

Pub Date : 2014-05-29 | Author : R. A. W. Rhodes | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191645860
ISBN 13 : 0191645869

Political leadership has made a comeback. It was studied intensively not only by political scientists but also by political sociologists and psychologists, Sovietologists, politica..

The Transatlantic Persuasion

Pub Date : 1990-01-01 | Author : Robert Lloyd Kelley | Publisher : Transaction Publishers

ISBN 10 : 1412840295
ISBN 13 : 9781412840293

This pioneering work is the basic and largely unmatched study of the single transatlantic community of thought shared by nineteenth century British and Canadian Liberals and Americ..

Sir Frank Lockwood

Pub Date : 2006-05-01 | Author : Augustine Birrell | Publisher : Kessinger Publishing

ISBN 10 : 1428608621
ISBN 13 : 9781428608627

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we ..