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ERIC Number: EJ592794
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1051-1431
The Body As Proof: Franklin D. Roosevelt's Preparations for the 1932 Presidential Campaign.
Kiewe, Amos
Argumentation and Advocacy, v36 n2 p88-100 Fall 1999
Discusses how prior to the 1932 presidential campaign, Governor Roosevelt sought to dispel suspicion that he was physically unfit to become President; and though he never hid his disability, he minimized his appearance as a disabled person. Describes how Roosevelt arranged for the publication of a medical examination as proof that he was physically fit. (SC)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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