Rhetorical criticism essays in honor of James Muilenburg

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Published by Pickwick Press in Pittsburgh .

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  • Muilenburg, James,
  • Muilenburg, James -- Bibliography,
  • Bible. O.T. -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Includes bibliographical references.

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Statementedited by Jared J. Jackson and Martin Kessler.
SeriesPittsburgh theological monograph series ;, no. 1
ContributionsMuilenburg, James., Jackson, Jared Judd, 1930- ed., Kessler, Martin, 1927- ed.
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LC ClassificationsBS1192 .R48
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Paginationxviii, 287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5058945M
ISBN 10091513800X
LC Control Number74022493
OCLC/WorldCa1092584

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Foss is a Professor of Communication at the University of Colorado in Denver whose areas of specialty are contemporary rhetorical theory, rhetorical criticism, feminist perspectives on communication, and visual communication.

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