Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 April 2014

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199337507

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Righteous Rhetoric

Sex, Speech, and the Politics of Concerned Women for America

Leslie Dorrough Smith

AAR Academy Series

  • Questions the assertions that the Christian Right is a movement defined by a distinct set of theological principles and political practices
  • Contends that the Christian Right as exemplified by the Concerned Women for America obtains political clout by employing a specific kind of speech that creates a sense of chaos.