2008 Winter (Volume 10, Issue 4)

Edition Contents

Debbi Hatton, Managing Editor


A Practical Approach to Teaching Rhetorical Theory

By:  Brett Lunceford


The Greening of Hate: Rhetoric in Sierra Club’s Internal Division on Immigration Neutrality

By: Nicolas Rangel, Jr.


Setting the Stage for Failure: How Lincoln’s Earlier Public Discourse on Slavery Nullified the Effectiveness of his First Inaugural Address

By: David E. Foster


Protest Actions, Image Events and the Civil Rights Movement in Birmingham                                                                 

By: Shane Gunderson


A Regional Analysis of Communication Education in U.S. Community Colleges 

By: Richard Emanuel                                                                                                                                       

Rap Music: Gender Differences in Derogatory Word Use

By: Elizabeth Monk-Turner and D’Ontae Sylvertooth



Clark, Gregory – Rhetorical Landscapes in America: Variations on a Theme from Kenneth Burke

Reviewed by: Rebecca McCarthy


Pelluzo, Phaedra – Toxic Tourism: Rhetoric of Pollution, Travel and Environmental Justice

Reviewed by: Christopher Stanley

 Jones, Tricia S & Brinkett, Ross – Conflict Coaching: Conflict management strategies and skills for the Individual                                                                                                                                                 

Reviewed by: Julianna Schroll