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Title The Daily Show and rhetoric : arguments, issues, and strategies / edited by Trischa Goodnow
Published Lanham : Lexington Books, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 259 pages)
Contents Introduction -- The Nature of the Beast. The Arete of Amusement: An Aristotelian Perspective on the Ethos of The Daily Show / Jonathan E. Barbur and Trischa Goodnow -- Before and After The Daily Show: Freedom and Consequences in Political Satire / Robert Spicer -- Cramer vs. (Jon Stewart's Characterization of) Cramer: Image Repair Rhetoric, Late Night Political Humor, and The Daily Show / Josh Compton -- Arguments. The (Not-So) Laughable Political Argument: A Close-Textual Analysis of The Daily Show With Jon Stewart / John W. Self -- Models of Democratic Deliberation: Pharmacodynamic Agonism in The Daily Show / Kelly Wilz -- Purifying Laughter: Carnivalesque Self-Parody as Argument Scheme in The Daily Show with Jon Stewart / Aaron Hess -- The Voice of the People: Jon Stewart, Vernacular Argument and Political Satire / Ryan McGeough -- Strategies. We Frame to Please: A Preliminary Examination of The Daily Show's Use of Framing / Penina Wiesman -- Breaking News: A Postmodern Rhetorical Analysis of The Daily Show / Aaron Hess -- Visual Aspects of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart / Lawrence J. Mullen -- Issues. Gaywatch: A Burkean Frame Analysis of The Daily Show's Treatment of Queer Topics / C. Wesley Buerkle -- A Modern Hebrew Prophet?: Jon Stewart and Religious Satire / Brian T. Kaylor -- The Daily Show and Barack Obama's Comic Critique of Whiteness: An Intersection of Popular and Political Rhetoric / Stephanie M. Purtle & Timothy Steffensmeier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Daily show (Television program)
Television programs.
Form Electronic book
Author Knapp, Trischa Goodnow.
ISBN 0739150049 (electronic bk.)
9780739150047 (electronic bk.)
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