Separated at Birth: Argument by Irony in Hearts and Minds and Fahrenheit 9/11

@article{Wilder2005SeparatedAB,
  title={Separated at Birth: Argument by Irony in Hearts and Minds and Fahrenheit 9/11},
  author={Carol N. Wilder},
  journal={Atlantic Journal of Communication},
  year={2005},
  volume={13},
  pages={57 - 72}
}
  • C. Wilder
  • Published 2005
  • Sociology
  • Atlantic Journal of Communication
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