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In illustrating his subject's conventions, Yellin attracts from the Bible, classical Greece and Rome, Spanish conquistadors, and American army forces. Yellin can also be attracted to how audiences are socialized to acknowledge and expect this kind of communique that precedes tough group efforts. To account for this measurement he probes examples as various as Shakespeare's Henry V, George C. Scott's portrayal of normal George S. Patton, and staff sports.
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Battle Exhortation: The Rhetoric of Combat Leadership (Studies in Rhetoric/Communication) by Keith Yellin,Thomas W. Benson