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Political Communication Ethics: An Oxymoron? / Edition 1

Political Communication Ethics: An Oxymoron? / Edition 1

by Robert E. Denton Jr.


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Analyzes ethical dimensions of contemporary political campaigning and governing.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275964832
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 05/30/2000
Series: Series in Political Communication
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.60(d)
Lexile: 1330L (what's this?)

About the Author

ROBERT E. DENTON, JR. holds the W. Thomas Rice Chair of Leadership Studies and serves as Director of the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Center for Leader Development at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. In addition to numerous articles and book chapters, he is author, coauthor, or editor of eleven books. Recent works include The Clinton Presidency: Images, Issues, and Communication Strategies (with Rachael Holloway), The 1996 Presidential Campaign: A Communication Perspective and Political Communication in America (with Gary Woodward).

Table of Contents

Series Foreword


The Ethical Performances of Candidates in American Presidential Campaign Dramas by Bruce E. Gronbeck

Images, Issues, and Political Structure: A Framework for Judging the Ethics of Campaign Discourse by Ronald Lee

Electronic Democracy, Virtual Politics, and Local Communities by Steven R. Goldzwig and Patricia Sullivan

Ethical Considerations of Civil Discourse: The Implications of the Rise of "Hate Speech" by Rita Kirk Whillock

Dangers of "Teledemocracy": How the Medium of Television Undermines American Democracy by Robert E. Denton, Jr.

Narrative Form and the Deceptions of Modern Journalism by Gary C. Woodward

Ethics and Political Advertising by Lynda Lee Kaid

Soft Money and Hard Choices: The Influence of Campaign Finance Rules on Campaign Communication Strategy by Clifford A. Jones

Internet Ethics by Gary W. Selnow

Epilogue: Constitutional Authority, Public Morality and Politics by Robert E. Denton, Jr.



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