Margaret Thatcher and the evolution of charismatic woman: Part I. Cultural and vocal challenges

Max Atkinson

There are no records of any famous female orators in classical Greece or Rome, where the early texts on rhetoric assumed that the practitioners would all be male. Quintillian, Institutes of Oratory, or The Education of an Orator , p.

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On the death of Margaret Thatcher: notes on the evolution of charismatic woman

Max Atkinson

There are no records of any famous female orators in classical Greece or Rome, where the early texts on rhetoric assumed that the practitioners would all be male.

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Communication Strategies: Listening Choices

The Communication Blog

Listening involves receiving, understanding, remembering, evaluating, and responding to what a person means as well as what a person is feeling. Your attitudes may lead you to distort messages—to block out positive messages about a foe and negative messages about a friend. Only after you’ve fully understood the relevant messages should you evaluate or judge. Avoid both positive and negative evaluation until you have a reasonably complete understanding.