ERIC Number: EJ292972
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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The Rhetoric of "Unconditional Surrender" and the Decision to Drop the Atomic Bomb.
Hikins, James W.
Quarterly Journal of Speech, v69 n4 p379-400 Nov 1983
Analyzes the decision to drop the atomic bomb from a rhetorical point of view, arguing that the bombs were launched because of an American commitment to a particular rhetoric that focused on the propaganda slogan "unconditional surrender." (PD)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Japan