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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Rhetoric and Media Studies

RHET 333 (W) Political Communication (1)

This course develops a rhetorical framework for understanding campaign communication, the symbolic nature of the presidency and the way groups and the media control political realities. Language is studied as a symbolic means of creating and projecting images and issues.

General Education Requirement Fulfillment: Writing centered

Prerequisite: RHET 261 or consent of instructor

  • Offering: Fall
  • Instructor: Collins