Image Politics: The New Rhetoric of Environmental Activism

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From Greenpeace protesters confronting whaling ships to Earth First! activists occupying trees to stop logging, radical environmentalists increasingly rely upon attracting mass media coverage to gain visibility and public support. This book examines the use of "image events" as a rhetorical tactic, one that often supplants written or spoken arguments. Widely televised environmentalist actions are analyzed in depth to illustrate how the image event fulfills fundamental rhetorical functions in constructing and transforming ...

Image Politics: The New Rhetoric of Environmental Activism 2017, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138180901

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Image Politics: The New Rhetoric of Environmental Activism 1999, Guilford Publications, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781572304611

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