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Denton, Robert E. Jr

Overview
Works: 51 works in 280 publications in 1 language and 16,231 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Publishing director
Classifications: JF1001, 324.9730931
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert E Denton
Persuasion and social movements by Charles J Stewart( Book )

19 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Persuasion and Social Movements provides a solid foundation for understanding how people have collectively shaped society and where future efforts may lead. The authors skillfully weave current and historic examples to illustrate the many facets of social movement persuasion. The fifth edition contains new chapters on violence and terrorism. All chapters incorporate recent research and explore how new technologies have transformed the ways social movement organizations communicate with their audiences."--Jacket
The Media and the Persian Gulf War( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Communicator-in-chief : how Barack Obama used new media technology to win the White House( Book )

10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Communicator-in-Chief: How Barack Obama Used New Media Technology to Win the White House examines the precedent-setting role new media technologies and the Internet played in the 2008 presidential campaign that allowed for the historic election of the nation's first African American president. It was the first presidential campaign in which the Internet, the electorate, and political campaign strategies for the White House successfully converged to propel a candidate to the highest elected office in the nation."--Jacket
The primetime presidency of Ronald Reagan : the era of the television presidency by Robert E Denton( Book )

8 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning in the 1970s, the public has turned to the media for information and guidance in selecting their presidents. Television has become the primary means of getting to know the issues and candidates. This monograph examines the mediazation of the U.S. presidency, as exemplified by President Reagan's role as the great communicator. Specifically, Denton analyzes the use of television as an instrument of image-making and governing, the role of the media in contemporary politics, the impact of television on presidential politics, and the future of the presidency in the age of television. Scholars of communications studies, political science, and American politics will welcome this critical analysis of the primetime presidency
The Clinton presidency : images, issues, and communication strategies( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethical dimensions of political communication( Book )

11 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persuasion and influence in American life by Gary C Woodward( Book )

16 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this media-saturated age, we are constantly bombarded by offers, invitations, pronouncements, and entreaties. Without analytical tools to assess the merit of attempts to influence us, we tend to become spectators rather than active participants. This text urges students to study the enormous diversity of persuasive activities and to acquire the skills necessary to become informed, responsible contributors."--Jacket
The 2000 presidential campaign : a communication perspective( Book )

12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Language, symbols, and the media : communication in the aftermath of the World Trade Center attack( Book )

10 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 created a new political landscape and a new era of warfare. Language, Symbols, and the Media offers insights into the impact and influence of 9/11 upon our cultural, social, and political life." "As historians and other analysts work towards greater understanding of the event that triggered our "war on terror," the role and function of language and communications will take on greater urgency. This volume will be of interest to cultural studies specialists, sociologists, journalists, political scientists, and historians, as well as general readers."--Jacket
Presidential communication : description and analysis by Robert E Denton( Book )

9 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1992 presidential campaign : a communication perspective( Book )

11 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each chapter focuses on a specific area of political campaign communication: the communication functions and activities across the campaign phases, the nomination conventions, the debates, political advertising, the discussion and framing of issues, candidate images, the role and impact of network and local news, "electronic town hall" meetings, and C-Span
The 1996 presidential campaign : a communication perspective by Robert E Denton( Book )

7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Images, scandal, and communication strategies of the Clinton presidency( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Denton, Holloway, and their contributors present analyses of communication strategies used in the Clinton administration, with a special focus on President Clinton's responses to the Lewinsky scandal and impeachment.''Chapters explore the Clinton administration's attempts to control his image through rhetorical and media strategies, his appeal to women voters, the changing image of Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Clinton's discourse on race. The second half of the book focuses on Clinton's responses to the Lewinsky scandal, media coverage and polling during the scandal, and Clinton's impact on the symbolic nature of the American presidency. This book will be of particular interest to scholars, students, and other researchers involved with communication, political science, political sociology, political communication, and scandal
Political communication ethics : an oxymoron?( Book )

10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This essay collection examines ethical concerns related to the traditional areas of political communication, including campaigns, media, discourse, and advertising, as well as new technologies, including the internet. In total, the collection provides one of the few volumes to examine political ethics from an academic perspective rather than from a moralistic or rule orientation
The 2004 presidential campaign : a communication perspective( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Political communication specialists break down the 2004 presidential campaign and go beyond the quantitative facts, electoral counts, and poll results of the election. Factoring in everything from "527" groups to Fahrenheit 9/11, they look at the early campaign period, the nomination process and conventions, the social and political context, the debates, the role of candidate spouses, candidate strategies, political advertising, and the use of the Internet. This enlightening book shows why more technology doesn't always mean more effective communication and how, as we attempt to make sense of our environment, we collect "political bits" of communication that comprise our voting choices, worldviews, and legislative desires."--Jacket
Political campaign communication : principles and practices by Judith S Trent( Book )

18 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Provides a clear understanding of the strategic decisions made and tactical communication practices used in contemporary political campaigns. The authors discuss all aspects of campaign communication--from buttons and yard signs to the use of social media--and draw on a wealth of communication theories to clearly explain, among other elements, the stages of campaigns, communicative styles, and the function of debates. Updated to reflect practices in the 2012 presidential campaign as well as the local, state, and congressional campaigns of 2014, Political Campaign Communication continues to be a classroom favorite."--Back cover
Moral leadership and the American presidency by Robert E Denton( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert E. Denton, Jr.'s book explores moral presidential leadership, ultimately calling for a return to a "heroic presidency." Briefly surveying presidential character throughout our history, he gives an overview of the decline in trust of the government and offers possible reasons for this trend."--Jacket
The 2008 presidential campaign : a communication perspective( Book )

8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presidential campaigns are our national conversations-the widespread and complex communication of issues, images, social reality, and personas. In 2008, more people participated in the conversation, as voter numbers in every demographic group increased tolevels of the 1970s. Here, political communication specialists break down the historic 2008 presidential campaign and go beyond the quantitative facts, electoral counts, and poll results of the election. Factoring in everything from the campaign in popular culture, political cartoons, and the effect of celebrity, the authors look at the early campaign period, the nomination process and conventions, the social and political context, the debates, the role of candidate spouses, candidate strategies, political advertising, and the use of the Internet. This enlightening book shows why more technology doesn't always mean more effective communication and how, as we attempt to make sense of our environment, we collect "political bits" of communication that comprise our voting choices, worldviews, and legislative desires
Studies of identity in the 2008 presidential campaign by Robert E Denton( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Studies of Identity in the 2008 Presidential Campaign explores issues of identity politics and the presidential election. Investigating all aspects of race, gender, and ageism, the contributors to this volume address the role and function of "identity politics" in political campaigns, and highlights challenges of identity politics in contemporary political campaigns."--[book cover]
 
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The Media and the Persian Gulf War
Alternative Names
Denton, Robert E. 1953-

Denton, Robert E. Jr

Denton, Robert Jr

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The Media and the Persian Gulf WarCommunicator-in-chief : how Barack Obama used new media technology to win the White HouseThe primetime presidency of Ronald Reagan : the era of the television presidencyThe Clinton presidency : images, issues, and communication strategiesEthical dimensions of political communicationPersuasion and influence in American lifeThe 2000 presidential campaign : a communication perspectiveLanguage, symbols, and the media : communication in the aftermath of the World Trade Center attack