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  • Al Qaeda's ideology through political myth and rhetoric 

    Ashraf, M. A. (University of St Andrews, 2012-06-19) - Thesis
    This Thesis develops and applies a theoretical framework to understand Al Qaeda’s ideology. A concept of ideology comprising a number of political myths, shaped through rhetoric is the central feature of this research. The ...
  • Rhetorical strategies of legitimation: the 9/11 Commission's public inquiry process 

    Parks, Ryan William (University of St Andrews, 2011-11-30) - Thesis
    This research project seeks to explore aspects of the post-reporting phase of the public inquiry process. Central to the public inquiry process is the concept of legitimacy and the idea that a public inquiry provides and ...