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  • "Hands Up, Don't Shoot!" The Body Rhetoric of Ferguson 

    Chrisman, Micah, J. (2016-02-24)
    This research examined the evolution of the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement from a social movement rhetoric (SMR) standpoint. Specifically, it explored the “confrontational rhetoric,” “image rhetoric,” and “body ...
  • International Media Diffusion and the Spread of Democratization: the Arab Spring 

    Holland, Shea B. (2014-07-25)
    The Arab Spring has been the most recent period when nations have begun the political shift towards democratization. The international media diffusion theory postulates that for individuals in nations undergoing transition, ...
  • That's What She Said: Just Humor? 

    Clawson, Roderick J. (2015-06-10)
    This research study examines the use of the sexually harassing statement "That's what she said" the television show The Office. Using Kenneth Burke's concept of perspective by incongruity, the study explores how the show ...