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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Rhetoric and Media Studies

RHET 242 rhetoric and Leadership (1)

This course explores the ways rhetoric can foster effective leadership. Topics include: an examination of the leader's symbolic action through credibility, identifications, persona, values and agency; an exploration of group culture and roles; and a consideration of the leader-group interaction in decision-making and ethics. The course includes a required practical component.

  • Offering: Alternating years
  • Instructor: Clark