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Title Women and rhetoric between the wars / edited by Ann George, M. Elizabeth Weiser, and Janet Zepernick.
Published Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2013.
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 Floor4  P120.W66 W66 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xiii, 302 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Studies in rhetorics and feminisms
Studies in rhetorics and feminisms.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-282) and index.
Contents Introduction / Ann George, M. Elizabeth Weiser, Janet Zepernick -- Continuous mediation: Julia Grace Wales's new rhetoric / Wendy B. Sharer -- The hope for peace and bread / Hephzibah Roskelly -- Gertrude Bonnin's transrhetorical fight for land rights / Elizabeth Wilkinson -- A rhetor's apprenticeship: reading Frances Perkins's rhetorical autobiography / Janet Zepernick -- Working together and being prepared: early Girl Scouting as citizenship training / Sarah Hallenbeck -- Reading Helen Keller / Ann George -- Dorothy Day: personalizing (to) the masses / M. Elizabeth Weiser -- The shocking morality of Nannie Helen Burroughs / Sandra L. Robinson -- Bessie Smith's blues as rhetorical advocacy / Coretta Pittman -- Traditional form, subversive function: Aunt Molly Jackson's labor struggles / Cassandra Parente -- Sweethearts of the skies / Sara Hillin -- Field guides: women writing anthropology / Risa Applegarth -- "Have we not a mind like they?": Jovita González on nation and gender / Kathy Jurado -- "Exceptional women": epideictic rhetoric and women scientists / Jordynn Jack -- "Long I followed happy guides": activism, advocacy, and English studies / Kay Halasek.
Subject Women -- Language.
Women in public life -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Feminism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Feminism -- Language.
Related Names George, Ann, 1957-
Weiser, M. Elizabeth.
Zepernick, Janet.
ISBN 9780809331383 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0809331381 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780809331390 (ebook)
080933139X (ebook)
OCLC number 775419699