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Inclusive Political Communication

Iris Marion Young

in Inclusion and Democracy

Published in print April 2002 | ISBN: 9780198297550
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191716751 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198297556.003.0003

Series: Oxford Political Theory

Inclusive Political Communication

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Theories of deliberative democracy presume too narrow an understanding of political communication. Several forms of communication additional to argument are important for political debate, especially between members of more dominant and more marginalized groups. Greeting, rhetoric, and narrative each have important functions for public acknowledgement of interlocutors and communication when premises are not shared.

Keywords: argument; deliberative democracy; greeting; marginalized groups; narrative; political communication; public acknowledgement; rhetoric

Chapter.  12700 words. 

Subjects: Political Theory

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