Location

University of Nevada Las Vegas, Greenspun Hall

Description

The re-branding of the right manifested itself in conservative movements and gatherings across the country in-between 2008 & 2010. One of those events included Glenn Beck's Restoring Honor Rally on August 28, 2010. This research project is a case study that illustrates how the conservative political ideology is defined and rejuvenated after massive defeat.

Keywords

Conservatism; Political parties; Political science; Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )

Disciplines

American Politics | Mass Communication | Models and Methods | Political Science | Public Relations and Advertising | Rhetoric | Social Influence and Political Communication

Language

English

 
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What is conservatism?

University of Nevada Las Vegas, Greenspun Hall

The re-branding of the right manifested itself in conservative movements and gatherings across the country in-between 2008 & 2010. One of those events included Glenn Beck's Restoring Honor Rally on August 28, 2010. This research project is a case study that illustrates how the conservative political ideology is defined and rejuvenated after massive defeat.