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The rhetorical tradition : readings from classical times to the present

Author: Patricia Bizzell; Bruce Herzberg
Publisher: Boston : Bedford/St. Martin's, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"The Rhetorical Tradition, the first comprehensive anthology of primary texts covering the history of rhetoric, examines rhetorical theory from classical antiquity through today. Extensive editorial support makes it an essential text for the beginning student as well as the professional scholar."--Google Books viewed Mar. 23, 2021.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Bizzell; Bruce Herzberg
ISBN: 0312148399 9780312148393
OCLC Number: 45832260
Description: xv, 1673 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Classical rhetoric. Gorgias. Encomium of Helen --
Anonymous. Dissoi Logoi --
Rhetorica and Herennium, book IV --
Aspasia. Plato. Menexenus --
Gorgias --
Phaedrus --
Cicero. De inventione --
De oratore --
Orator --
Athenaeus. Deipnosophistae --
Plutarch. Lives --
Isocrates. Against the Sophist --
Andidosis --
Aristotle. Rhetoric --
Longinus. On the sublime --
Quintilian. Institutes of oratory --
Medieval rhetoric. Augustine. On Christian doctrine, book IV --
Boethius. An overview of the structure of rhetoric --
Anonymous. The principles of letter writing --
Geoffrey of Vinsauf. Poetria nova --
Robert of Basevorn. The form of preaching --
Christine de Pizan. The book of the city of ladies --
The treasure of the city of ladies --
Renaissance rhetoric. Desiderius Erasmus. Copia: foundations of the abundant style --
Ecclesiastes --
Baldesar Castiglione. The book of the courtier --
Peter Ramus. Arguments in rhetoric against Quintilian --
Thomas Wilson. The arte of rhetorique --
Francis Bacon. The advancement of learning --
Novum organum --
Margaret Fell. Women's speaking justified, proved, and allowed by the scriptures --
Madeleine de Scudery. Of conversation --
Of speaking too much, or too little. And how we ought to speak --
Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz. The poet's answer to the most illustrious Sister Filotea de la Cruz --
Enlightenment rhetoric. John Locke. An essay concerning human understanding --
David Hume. Of the standard of taste --
Mary Astell. A serious proosal to the ladies, part II --
Giambattista Vico. On the study methods of our time --
Thomas Sheridan. A course of lectures on elocution, lecture VI --
Gilbert Austin. Chironomia --
George Campbell. The philosophy of rhetoric --
Hugh Blair. Lectures on rhetoric and belles lettres --
Nineteenth-century rhetoric. Richard Whately. Elements of rhetoric --
Maria W. Stewart. Lecture delivered at the Franklin Hall --
Mrs. Stewart's farewell address to her friends in the city of Boston --
Sarah Grimke. Letters on the equality of the sexes and the condition of woman, letters III, IV, and XIV --
Frederick Douglass. Narrative of the life of Frederick Douglass --
My bondage and my freedom --
The life and times of Frederick Douglass --
Phoebe Palmer. The promise of the Father, chapter I --
Tongue of fire on the daughters of the Lord --
Frances Willard. Woman in the pulpit --
Woman and temperance --
Alexander Bain and Adams Sherman Hill. English composition and rhetoric --
The principles of rhetoric --
Herbert Spencer. The philosophy of style --
Friedrich Nietzsche. On truth and lies in a nonmoral sense --
Modern and postmodern rhetoric. Mikhail Bakhtin. Marxism and the philosophy of language --
The problem of speech genres --
Virginia Woolf. Professions for women --
Women and fiction --
Dorothy Richardson --
A room of one's own, chapter five --
I.A. Richards. The meaning of meaning --
The philosophy of rhetoric --
Kenneth Burke. A grammar of motives --
A rhetoric of motives --
Language as symbolic action --
Richard Weaver. Language is sermonic --
The Phaedrus and the nature of rhetoric --
Chaim Perelman. The new rhetoric --
The realm of rhetoric --
The new rhetoric: a theory of practical reasoning --
Stephen Toulmin. The uses of argument --
Logic and the criticism of arguments --
Michel Foucault. The archaeology of knowledge --
The order of discourse --
Jacques Derrrida. Signature event context --
Wayne C. Booth. Modern Dogma and the rhetoric of assent --
Helene Cixous. The laugh of the Medusa --
A woman mistress --
Henry Louis Gates Jr. The signifying mondey and the language of signifyin(g): rhetorical difference and the orders of meaning --
Gloria Anzaldua. Borderlands/La frontera --
Stanley Fish. Rhetoric.
Responsibility: edited by Patricia Bizzell, Bruce Herzberg.

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"The Rhetorical Tradition, the first comprehensive anthology of primary texts covering the history of rhetoric, examines rhetorical theory from classical antiquity through today. Extensive editorial support makes it an essential text for the beginning student as well as the professional scholar."--Google Books viewed Mar. 23, 2021.
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