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ERIC Number: EJ611168
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1057-0314
"Movement as Motive": Self Definition and Social Advocacy in Social Movement Autobiographies.
Griffin, Charles J. G.
Western Journal of Communication, v64 n2 p148-64 Spr 2000
Contributes to scholarship advancing the understanding of human communication by elaborating a theoretical framework for understanding the synthesis of self-definition and social advocacy in social movement autobiographies. Uses insights from Kenneth Burke and posits that in a rhetorically effective movement autobiography, form enables the rhetorical functions of self-definition and social advocacy to become mutually reinforcing. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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