ERIC Number: EJ390420
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Big Boys Don't Cry: The Values Constraint in Apologia.
Hoover, Judith D.
Southern Communication Journal, v54 n3 p235-52 Spr 1989
Examines cultural and personal values constraints on apologia through a case study of Governor Ray Blanton's apologia. Applies Bitzer's concept of functional communication and extends Jamieson's concept of the constraint of antecedent genre upon the rhetorical situation, examining of the impact of a speaker's antecedent rhetorical style upon later apologies. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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