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Managed Convictions: Debate And The Limits Of Electoral Politics, Ronald Walter Greene, Darrin Hicks Feb 2015

Managed Convictions: Debate And The Limits Of Electoral Politics, Ronald Walter Greene, Darrin Hicks

Ronald Walter Greene

In response to Kathleen Hall Jamieson’s proposed agenda for future Presidential debate research, we recall the troubled relation between debate and conviction, which has fueled disciplinary and public controversy throughout the last century. Following a brief genealogy of three such controversies, we describe four models of debate as a cultural technology for managing the economy of moral conviction: debate as critical deliberation, debate as civic virtue, debate as social justice, and debate as game. We claim that reading Jamieson’s proposal in light of these technologies reveals a potentially disturbing fault line: if we fail to distance the aims ...


Struggle For The Commons: Communicative Labor, Control Economics, And The Rhetorical Marketplace, Ronald Walter Greene, Sara Holiday Nelson Jan 2014

Struggle For The Commons: Communicative Labor, Control Economics, And The Rhetorical Marketplace, Ronald Walter Greene, Sara Holiday Nelson

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Rhetorical Materialism: The Cognitive Division Of Labor And The Social Dimensions Of Argument, Ronald Walter Greene, Heather Ashley Hayes Jan 2012

Rhetorical Materialism: The Cognitive Division Of Labor And The Social Dimensions Of Argument, Ronald Walter Greene, Heather Ashley Hayes

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Lessons From The Ymca: The Material Rhetoric Of Criticism, Rhetorical Interpretation, And Pastoral Power, Ronald Walter Greene Jan 2012

Lessons From The Ymca: The Material Rhetoric Of Criticism, Rhetorical Interpretation, And Pastoral Power, Ronald Walter Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Affirming Rhetorical Materialism: Enfolding The Virtual And The Actual, Matthew Bost, Ronald Walter Greene Dec 2010

Affirming Rhetorical Materialism: Enfolding The Virtual And The Actual, Matthew Bost, Ronald Walter Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Spatial Materialism, Ronald W. Greene Mar 2010

Spatial Materialism, Ronald W. Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Rhetorical Materialism: Rhetorical Subject And General Intellect, Ronald W. Greene Jan 2009

Rhetorical Materialism: Rhetorical Subject And General Intellect, Ronald W. Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Rhetorical Capital: Communicative Labor, Money/Speech, And Neo-Liberal Governance, Ronald Walter Greene Jan 2007

Rhetorical Capital: Communicative Labor, Money/Speech, And Neo-Liberal Governance, Ronald Walter Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Rhetoric And Capitalism: Rhetorical Agency As Communicative Labor, Ronald W. Greene Jan 2004

Rhetoric And Capitalism: Rhetorical Agency As Communicative Labor, Ronald W. Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Malthusian Worlds: U.S. Leadership And The Governing Of The Population Crisis, Ronald Walter Greene Jan 1999

Malthusian Worlds: U.S. Leadership And The Governing Of The Population Crisis, Ronald Walter Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


Another Materialist Rhetoric, Ronald W. Greene Jan 1998

Another Materialist Rhetoric, Ronald W. Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.


On Passionate Reason: Controversy And The Making And Revising Of Context (With Darrin Hicks), Ronald W. Greene Jan 1993

On Passionate Reason: Controversy And The Making And Revising Of Context (With Darrin Hicks), Ronald W. Greene

Ronald Walter Greene

No abstract provided.