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The rhetoric of change

J. Delgado-Figueroa

The rhetoric of change

metaphor and politics in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico

by J. Delgado-Figueroa

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Published by Hispanic Caribbean Press in Columbia, SC .
Written in English

  • Puerto Rico,
  • Puerto Rico.
    • Subjects:
    • Muñoz Marín, Luis, 1898- -- Oratory,
    • Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- Puerto Rico,
    • Metaphor,
    • Puerto Rico -- Politics and government -- 1898-1952,
    • Puerto Rico -- Politics and government -- 1952-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-346) and index.

      StatementJ. Delgado-Figureoa.
      LC ClassificationsP301.5.P67 D45 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 354 p. :
      Number of Pages354
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1133719M
      ISBN 100964348608
      LC Control Number94096402

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