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To make sense of the inconceivable - press conferences of the Swedish government in connection the tsunami emergency 2004

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Brigitte Mral

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Explores the rhetorical management of the tsunami crisis through analysis of the press conferences held by the Swedish government in the initial phase of the crisis. The study combines classical and modern rhetorical approaches on rhetorical situation, framing, credibility and epideictic rhetoric with crisis communication research.

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