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The Rhetoric of Rebel Women : Civil War Diaries and Confederate Persuasion

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The Rhetoric of Rebel Women : Civil War Diaries and Confederate Persuasion
Title
The Rhetoric of Rebel Women
Title remainder
Civil War Diaries and Confederate Persuasion
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the American Civil War, southern white women found themselves speaking and acting in unfamiliar and tumultuous circumstances. With the war at their doorstep, women who supported the war effort took part in defining what it meant to be, and to behave as, a Confederate through their verbal and nonverbal rhetorics. Though most did not speak from the podium, they viewed themselves as participants in the war effort, indicating that what they did or did not say could matter. Drawing on the rich evidence in women's Civil War diaries, The Rhetoric of Rebel Women recognizes women's p
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Harrison, Kimberly
Dewey number
973.7082
Index
index present
LC call number
E628 .H38 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms
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  • United States
  • Women
  • Rhetoric
  • English language
  • United States
  • Women
  • American Civil War
  • HISTORY
  • English language
  • Rhetoric
  • Social aspects
  • Women
  • Women
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The Rhetoric of Rebel Women : Civil War Diaries and Confederate Persuasion
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations List; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Words of Honor-Evidence, Exigence, and Rhetorical Selves; 1. Dangerous Words/Domestic Spaces: Invading Union Forces and Southern Women's Rhetorical Efforts in Self-Protection; 2. A Ladylike Resistance? Finding the Time, Place, and Means for Voicing Political Allegiances; 3. Guarded Tongues/Secure Communities: Rhetorical Responsibilities and "Everyday" Audiences; 4. Public Voices/Divine Audiences: Confederate Women's Prayers during the Civil War
  • 5. Audiences Victorious, Defeated, and Free: Rhetorical Purpose in the Immediate Postwar SouthConclusion; Archive Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Author Biography; Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms; Other Books in the Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms Series; Back Cover
Control code
858764950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809332588
Lccn
2013004254
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858764950
Label
The Rhetoric of Rebel Women : Civil War Diaries and Confederate Persuasion
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Illustrations List; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Words of Honor-Evidence, Exigence, and Rhetorical Selves; 1. Dangerous Words/Domestic Spaces: Invading Union Forces and Southern Women's Rhetorical Efforts in Self-Protection; 2. A Ladylike Resistance? Finding the Time, Place, and Means for Voicing Political Allegiances; 3. Guarded Tongues/Secure Communities: Rhetorical Responsibilities and "Everyday" Audiences; 4. Public Voices/Divine Audiences: Confederate Women's Prayers during the Civil War
  • 5. Audiences Victorious, Defeated, and Free: Rhetorical Purpose in the Immediate Postwar SouthConclusion; Archive Abbreviations; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Author Biography; Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms; Other Books in the Studies in Rhetorics and Feminisms Series; Back Cover
Control code
858764950
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809332588
Lccn
2013004254
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858764950

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