ERIC Number: EJ669505
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Speaking Matters: Liberation Theology, Rhetorical Performance, and Social Action.
Herndl, Carl G.; Bauer, Danny A.
College Composition and Communication, v54 n4 p558-85 Jun 2003
Examines the rhetorical practice of liberation theology and how it has altered social relations of power in Latin America. Develops a rhetorical model that grounds postmodern theories of rhetorical performance in material relations to explain how marginalized or subaltern groups can effect social change by using the confrontational rhetoric of liberation theology as an example. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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