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The political speaking of the Hon. Howard C. Green as viewed within the framework of Cicero's 'Five canons of rhetoric' Montalbetti, Charles Edward


The study has two major purposes: 1. To present a narrative account of the life and speaking career of Hon. Howard C. Green, particularly during those periods when he spoke on behalf of significant issues. 2. To analyze a select number of speeches delivered by Mr. Green in the Canadian House of Commons utilizing Cicero's "Five Canons of Rhetoric" as a unifying framework. All-over sources of information included personal interviews with Mr. Green and others, personal papers, relevant speeches, and finally, newspapers, magazines, manuscripts and historical text material.

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