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NPR News Special : Language of War

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NPR News Special : <i>Language of War</i>

NPR News Special : Language of War

NPR News Special : Language of War

Only Available in Archive Formats.


Barbara Bradley (2-way)
* NPR Reporter (update on investigation)

Peter Robinson
* Former, Speechwriter to President Reagan
* Former, Speechwriter to Vice President George Bush
* Author, It's My Party : A Republican's Messy Love Affair with the GOP (Warner Books, 2000)

David Kennedy
* Professor of History, Stanford University
* Author, Freedom From Fear: The American People in Depression and War 1929-1945 - won 2000 Pulitzer Prize in History (Oxford Univ. Press, 1999)

Andrew Carroll
* Editor, War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars (Scribner, 2001)
* Co-editor, In Our Own Words: Extraordinary Speeches of the American Century (Kodansha, 1999)

Fred Greenstein
* Professor of Politics Emeritus, Princeton University
* Author, The Presidential Difference: Leadership Style from FDR to Clinton (Princeton, 2001)

Robin Lakoff
* Professor of Linguistics, University of California at Berkeley
* Author, The Language War (University of California Press, 2000)
* Author, Talking Power (Basic Books, 1990)

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