Chapter 1: Intro to Political Communication
What is a democracy? Ruled by the people.
Derives from the Greek word, Demos = People
Why is there a decrease in voter turn out and an increase in voter
Cynicism about life in the U.S.- My v
Journalism 110 Study Guide for Exam 1 Spring 2016
The difference between types of communication
INTRApersona: intra refers to within
When we talk to ourselves
INTERpersonal: inter refers to between or among
when we talk to another
4. What could an outside group contribute to this organization? Be very specific. Your group will be
persuading others to support this organization. What will you ask for others to do?
An outside group could help raise awareness for the Long Beach
Who created scientific management? What does scientific management mean? What does
scientific involve? What is the conclusion about successful scientific management?
Frederick Taylors term for the application of scientific principles to the operation of
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Question 4: State several ways in which caste and class systems differ. Page: 235-238 13th ed.
Social stratification based on ascription or birth.
Closed system because birth alone d
Like most groups, we narrowed down our choices of speech to stump and
acceptance. As the speechwriter, I made the decision to go with an acceptance speech for our
candidate. Though we had ideas for the stump speech, such as having Bill Clinton give the
Analysis Questions for COMM 442, Players
1. Who was campaign manager for the Clinton campaign? Describe 3 of his tasks as
illustrated in the film.
James Carville was the campaign manager for the Clinton campaign. He oversaw
the entire campaign and contrib
Analysis Questions for COMM 442, Oratory
Campaign Oratory, George Bushs 2004 RNC Acceptance Speech
1. Explain which typology of speech was this.
According to Tuman, typologies of political campaign speeches are separated into
four different categories, in
Analysis Questions for COMM 442, Media
Mass Media and Politics, The Man from Hope and McCain Film:
1. Explain how you would organize these campaign films in terms of media.
Each campaign film was executed differently, but I found that I would still
1. Does democracy matter? Why or why not?
Though the answer to whether or not democracy matters is obvious, the reasons are not.
Democracy matters for reasons different than most people believe. The majority values the
structure because of what it belie
Analysis Questions for COMM 442, Debates
Political Debates, Republican
1. Did you hear any communication that sounded like pre-debate pitch? Explain.
Pre-debate pitch is essentially the talk leading up to the debate with the
implementation of sports-relat
GP4: Sample Brief Report
Organization: (2 points)
The Food Bank of Southern CA provides food to impoverished children, families, and
seniors residing in Los Angeles County. The Food Bank of Southern CA is a flagship
organization that is noted t