Library Scavenger Hunt

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Name: _____Kylee Williams________ Comm 321:  Rhetorical Theories Academic Research Scavenger Hunt  (10 points) The objective of this assignment is to practice navigating library databases to find scholarly  resources. To begin, go to the Boise State Library Homepage. Follow the instructions in each  numbered item below and write your responses in the space provided below each question.   This assignment is due at the beginning of class on Tuesday, September 8 th . Finding Books  (1 point each) 1. You are attempting to read up on the concept of “vernacular rhetoric” and you want to find a  book listed as a reference in an article you read about the power of everyday talk. The book  is by Gerard A. Hauser. Search “Books” for this author and determine which title listed is the  most useful to explore for reading about the “vernacular”. What is its title and call number? Vernacular Voices: The Rhetoric of Publics and Public Spheres  Call Number: P301.5.P67; H38  1999   2. You are very interested in reading more about the rhetoric of social protest. You’ve read one  piece about the rhetoric of “environmental hysteria” but notice that the author, Stephen  Browne, cites a recently published book of which he is an editor for a volume of collected  essays about the rhetoric of social protest. You wonder if there is an article in this book about  rhetorical theory. The citation on the page you are reading, however, is smudged and you can  only read one of the editors: Stephen Browne. The title of the book reads: 
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This note was uploaded on 02/07/2011 for the course COMM 321 taught by Professor Erinmcclellan during the Spring '11 term at Boise State.

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