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Author Woodward, Gary C

Title The perfect response : studies of the rhetorical personality / Gary C. Woodward

Publ Info Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  BF637.C45 W665 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  BF637.C45 W665 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 199 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Lexington studies in political communication
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-191) and index
Contents 1. Introduction : a conceptual map of the rhetorical personality -- 2. Empathy : finding ourselves in others -- 3. Saving the world one person at a time : the inclination to engage -- 4. Confirming our acceptability : the impulse for self-monitoring -- 5. Autism, the Williams syndrome, and the rhetoric of sociality -- 6. Finding a way through : the films of James L. Brooks -- 7. Lessons from the political stage : the role of the other in the rhetorical and hortatory styles
LC subject Communication -- Psychological aspects
Public speaking -- Psychological aspects
Communication in politics -- Psychological aspects
Rhetoric and psychology
Link Online version: Woodward, Gary C. Perfect response. Lanham, Md. : Lexington Books, c2010 (OCoLC)741480583
ISBN 9780739140000 (cloth : alk. paper)
0739140000 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780739140017 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0739140019 (pbk. : alk. paper)