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Title Communicating terror : the rhetorical dimensions of terrorism / Joseph S. Tuman.
Imprint Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 2009.


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Description 1 online resource (222 pages)
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Subject Terrorism.
Terrorism and mass media.
Contents Cover; Contents; Introduction; 1 -- The Struggle to Define Terrorism; 2 -- Terrorism as a Communication Process With Rhetorical Dimensions; 3 -- Labeling and Defining Terrorism as Rhetoric; 4 -- Symbols, Symbolism, and Terrorism; 5 -- Symbolism in the Targets of Terrorism; 6 -- Methods for Studying Public Oratory About Terrorism; 7 -- Case Studies for Public Oratory About Terrorism; 8 -- Theories of Mass Media for Terrorism; 9 -- Mass-Mediated Images and Construction of Terrorism; Index; About the Author.
Summary Updated and expanded to include recent examples, case studies, and speeches that have occured since the first edition.
Other Title Print version: Tuman, Joseph S. Communicating Terror : The Rhetorical Dimensions of Terrorism. Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, ©2009 9781412973243