ERIC Number: EJ193907
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Lyndon Johnson and the "Crisis" of Tonkin Gulf" A President's Justification of War.
Cherwitz, Richard A.
Western Speech Communication, v42 n2 p93-104 Spr 1978
Examines President Johnson's speeches of August fourth and fifth in 1964. The effects of the speeches are analyzed to show support for the propositions that Johnson's rhetoric created an international crisis and that it limited the foreign policy alternatives of the United States in Vietnam. (JMF)
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Identifiers - Location: Vietnam