The bully pulpit, presidential speeches, and the shaping of public policy / edited by Jeffrey S. Ashley and Marla J. Jarmer.

The Bully Pulpit, Presidential Speeches, and the Shaping of Public Policy explores how presidents use speeches to shape and influence public policy. Coming from a wide range of disciplines, each chapter in this edited collection examines a selected speech delivered by every president from Roosevelt...

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Other Authors: Ashley, Jeffrey S., 1965- (Editor), Jarmer, Marla J., 1968- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2016]
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Summary:The Bully Pulpit, Presidential Speeches, and the Shaping of Public Policy explores how presidents use speeches to shape and influence public policy. Coming from a wide range of disciplines, each chapter in this edited collection examines a selected speech delivered by every president from Roosevelt through Barack Obama to show how language has been instrumental in directing policy.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiv, 266 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-253) and index.
ISBN:9781498501965
1498501966
Language:English.
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