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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Sharer, Wendy B.
Vote and voice.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c2004
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Wendy B Sharer
|ISBN:||0809325888 9780809325887 9780809327508 0809327503|
|Description:||xiv, 218 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Before suffrage : rhetorical practices of civic engagement --
The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom : rhetorical practices of a new internationalism --
"We must make enormous propaganda" : the WILPF and public opinion for peace --
Seeking full measure : the League of Women Voters and partisan political communication --
Rhetorical education for political influence : the LWV and political literacy --
Learning from the strategies and struggles of the LWV and WILPF.
|Series Title:||Studies in rhetorics and feminisms.|
|Responsibility:||Wendy B. Sharer.|
"Extending contemporary understandings of women's political literacy in the post-suffrage era, Vote and Voice is historically significant as well as pedagogically beneficial for instructors who connect rhetorical education with public participation by integrating writing and speaking skills into a curriculum that aims to prepare educated students and active citizens. The volume is enhanced by seven illustrations."--BOOK JACKET.