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Grace under fire : Barbara Jordan's rhetoric of Watergate, patriotism, and equality

Author: Brenda Eatman Aghahowa
Publisher: Chicago : Third World Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents an analysis of key speeches by the late Texas congresswoman Barbara Jordan. This book summarises the events that shaped her life and views on public policy.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Barbara Jordan; Barbara Jordan; Barbara Jordan; Barbara Jordan
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Eatman Aghahowa
ISBN: 9780883782804 0883782804
OCLC Number: 212627122
Description: xv, 244 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword, by Shirley Wilson Logan --
Acknowledgments --
Dedication --
Barbara Jordan's Grace Under Fire --
The Verbal Art of Jordan's Rhetoric --
Woman as Political Rhetor --
What Kind of "Black" is Jordan's Rhetoric? --
Patriot or Not? --
Tributes to a Patriot --
Afterword, by Sandra Parham --
Appendixes --
Appendix A "Statement on Impeachment," delivered before the U.S. House --
Judiciary Committee, July 25, 1974 --
Appendix B Sample Speech on Women's Issues, "Women and the Constitution: The Challenge" --
Appendix C Sample Speech on Black Issues, "Does the Idea of Civil Rights --
Remain a Good Idea as We Approach the Year 2000 A.D.?" --
Appendix D First Democratic National Convention Keynote Address, delivered at Madison Square Garden, July 12, 1976 --
Appendix E Sample Constituent Letters (on the matters of impeachment and possible immunity for President Richard Milhous Nixon) --
Appendix F Testimony before the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on the Nomination of Robert H. Bork, to be Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, September 21, 1987 --
Appendix G "Issues Surrounding Domesticating Education," by Patrick J. Finn --
Appendix H Legislative Accomplishments of Representative Barbara Jordan --
(Partial list from 93rd and 94th Congresses, 1973-76) --
Credits.
Responsibility: Brenda Eatman Aghahowa ; foreword by Shirley Wilson Logan ; afterword by Sandra Parham.
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