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Author Aristotle

Unif Title Rhetoric. English
Title On rhetoric : a theory of civic discourse / Aristotle ; translated with introduction, notes, and appendices by George A. Kennedy

Edition 2nd ed
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2007
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 GENERAL COLLECTION  PN173.A7 K46 2007    CHECK SHELF
Call # PN173.A7 K46 2007
Phys. Description xiv, 337 p. ; 21 cm
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-330) and index
Note Translated from the Ancient Greek
Contents Aristotle's life and works -- Rhetoric before Aristotle -- Aristotle's classification of Rhetoric -- Aristotle's original audience and his audience today -- The strengths and limitations of On Rhetoric -- Chapter-by-chapter outline of On Rhetoric -- Book 1 : Pisteis, or the means of persuasion in public address -- Book 2 : Pisteis, or the means of persuasion in public address (continued) -- Book 3 : Delivery, style, and arrangement -- Gorgias' Encomium of Helen -- Socrates' critique of Sophistic Rhetoric -- Lysias' speech against the grain dealers -- Introduction to dialectic from Aristotle, Topics 1.1-3 -- Two Selections from Isocrates -- Selections from Rhetoric for Alexander -- On word choice and metaphor, from Aristotle's poetics -- Demosthenes' Third Philippic -- The earliest Rhetorical handbooks -- The history of the text after Aristotle
Subject Rhetoric -- Early works to 1800
Aristotle. Rhetoric
Alt Author Kennedy, George A. (George Alexander), 1928-
ISBN 0195305086 (alk. paper)
9780195305081 (alk. paper)
0195305094 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780195305098 (pbk. : alk. paper)



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