ERIC Number: EJ227474
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
Jimmy Carter: The Rhetoric of Private and Civic Piety.
Erickson, Keith V.
Western Journal of Speech Communication, v44 n3 p221-35 Sum 1980
Discusses Jimmy Carter's use of religious-political discourse in the 1976 presidential campaign. Concludes that his speeches reaffirmed our civic piety and faith in America, communicated trustworthiness, served as a source of identification with evangelicals and religionists, and generated media attention. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A