NYU Steinhardt

Political Rhetoric

  • Course Number: MCC-UE 1800
  • Hours: 45
  • Units: 4
  • Description: Looking at the rhetoric of public relations we examine the principles & assumptions in the process of analyzing the process of political campaigns. Focuses on an analysis of what is reported to the mass media & how the "gatekeepers," reporters, editors & producers of news filer the messages. Also, discussion on how public relations participates in the creation of viewpoints that eventually become well established & widely held.
  • Old Course Number: E59.1800