We Are All Americans Pure and Simple

By focusing on Roosevelt's rhetorical constructions of national identity, as opposed to his personal exploits or his role as a policy maker, offers new insights into Roosevelt's use of public discourse to bind the nation together during one ...

We Are All Americans  Pure and Simple

By focusing on Roosevelt's rhetorical constructions of national identity, as opposed to his personal exploits or his role as a policy maker, offers new insights into Roosevelt's use of public discourse to bind the nation together during one of the most polarized periods in its history.

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We Are All Americans, Pure and Simple
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Leroy G. Dorsey
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-28 - Publisher: University of Alabama Press

By focusing on Roosevelt's rhetorical constructions of national identity, as opposed to his personal exploits or his role as a policy maker, offers new insights into Roosevelt's use of public discourse to bind the nation together during one of the most polarized periods in its history.
Theodore Roosevelt, Conservation, and the 1908 Governors’ Conference
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Leroy G. Dorsey
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Texas A&M University Press

Among Theodore Roosevelt’s many initiatives, one of the most important accomplishments was his effort to convince the nation that conserving the environment was crucial to its continued existence. Years of national tours, presidential edicts, and policy wrangling culminated in an unprecedented conference of governors at the White House in 1908.
Theodore Roosevelt, Naturalist in the Arena
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Char Miller, Clay S. Jenkinson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Drawing on an array of approaches—biographical, ecological and environmental, literary and political—Theodore Roosevelt, Naturalist in the Arena analyzes the different elements of Roosevelt’s manifold encounters with the great outdoors.
The Rhetorics of US Immigration
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: E. Johanna Hartelius
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-10 - Publisher: Penn State Press

In the current geopolitical climate—in which unaccompanied children cross the border in record numbers, and debates on the topic swing violently from pole to pole—the subject of immigration demands innovative inquiry. In The Rhetorics of US Immigration, some of the most prominent and prolific scholars in immigration studies come together
George Washington on Coins and Currency
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Heinz Tschachler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-27 - Publisher: McFarland

George Washington is the most popular subject on coins, medals, tokens, paper money and postage stamps in America. Attempts to eliminate one-dollar bills from circulation, replacing them with coins, have been unsuccessful. Americans' reluctance to part with their "Georges" are beyond rational considerations but tap into deep-felt emotions. To discard