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The Resource Commonplace witnessing : rhetorical invention, historical remembrance, and public culture, Bradford Vivian

Commonplace witnessing : rhetorical invention, historical remembrance, and public culture, Bradford Vivian

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Commonplace witnessing : rhetorical invention, historical remembrance, and public culture
Title
Commonplace witnessing
Title remainder
rhetorical invention, historical remembrance, and public culture
Statement of responsibility
Bradford Vivian
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Commonplace Witnessing examines how citizens, politicians, and civic institutions have adopted idioms of witnessing in recent decades to serve a variety of social, political, and moral ends. The book encourages us to continue expanding and diversifying our normative assumptions about which historical subjects bear witness and how they do so
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Vivian, Bradford,
Dewey number
302/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Memory
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • Collective memory
  • Rhetoric
Label
Commonplace witnessing : rhetorical invention, historical remembrance, and public culture, Bradford Vivian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Invention: Booker T. Washington's Cotton States Exposition Address -- Authenticity: Binjamin Wilkomirski's Fragments -- Regret: George W. Bush's Gorée Island address -- Habituation: the national September 11 memorial -- Impossibility -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn962442492
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190611095
Lccn
2016052293
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)962442492
Label
Commonplace witnessing : rhetorical invention, historical remembrance, and public culture, Bradford Vivian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Invention: Booker T. Washington's Cotton States Exposition Address -- Authenticity: Binjamin Wilkomirski's Fragments -- Regret: George W. Bush's Gorée Island address -- Habituation: the national September 11 memorial -- Impossibility -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn962442492
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780190611095
Lccn
2016052293
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)962442492

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