The Case for Combat: How Presidents Persuade Americans To Go To WarCollege of Arts & Sciences Faculty Books
DescriptionFrom Abraham Lincoln to George W. Bush, many American presidents have used their words to garner support to go to war. What are the techniques they employed to convince citizens to get behind their president in committing to combat? Are these methods effective—or ethical?
Citation InformationEdward J. Lordan. The Case for Combat: How Presidents Persuade Americans To Go To War. Santa Barbara, CA(2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/edward-lordan/4/