The Terministic Filter of Security: Realism, Feminism and International Relations Theory

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This study uses Kenneth Burke's concept of terministic filters to examine what the word security means to two different publics within the academic discipline of international relations. It studies the rhetoric feminist international relations theorists and contrasts their view security with that of realist and neo-realist interpretations of international affairs. This study claims to open up the possibility for studying the rhetoric of emergent movements through the use of dramatistic or terministic screens.

Creator(s): Mueller, Eric
Creation Date: December 2001
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
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  • Creation: December 2001
  • Digitized: July 11, 2007
Description:

This study uses Kenneth Burke's concept of terministic filters to examine what the word security means to two different publics within the academic discipline of international relations. It studies the rhetoric feminist international relations theorists and contrasts their view security with that of realist and neo-realist interpretations of international affairs. This study claims to open up the possibility for studying the rhetoric of emergent movements through the use of dramatistic or terministic screens.

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Level: Master's
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Keyword(s): Security discourse | terministic filters | Kenneth Burke | feminist international relations
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • OCLC: 52031863 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc3040
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
Format: Text
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Access: Public
License: Copyright
Holder: Mueller, Eric
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