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The Rhetorical tradition : readings from classical times to the present /

Other Authors: Bizzell, Patricia., Herzberg, Bruce.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Boston : Bedford Books of St. Martin's Press, c1990.
Table of Contents:
  • Encomium of Helen / Gorgias
  • Against the Sophists ; From Antidosis / Isocrates
  • Gorgias ; Phaedrus / Plato
  • From Rhetoric / Aristotle
  • From Of Oratory / Cicero
  • Rhetorica ad Herennium Book IV / Anonymous
  • From Institutes of Oratory / Quintilian
  • On Christian doctrine IV / Augustine
  • An overview of the structure of rhetoric / Boethius
  • From the principles of letter writing / Anonymous
  • From The form of preaching / Robert of Basevorn
  • From The treasure of the city of ladies / Christine de Pisan
  • Letter to Augustinus Aemilius, curse against the ornamentation of women ; Letter to Bibulus Sempronius, defense of the liberal instruction of women / Laura Cereta
  • From Copia : foundations of the abundant style / Desiderius Erasmus
  • From Arguments in rhetoric against Quintilian / Peter Ramus.
  • From The arte of rhetorique / Thomas Wilson
  • From The advancement of learning ; From Novum organum / Francis Bacon
  • Women's speaking justified, proved, and allowed by the scriptures / Margaret Fell
  • Letters on the equality of the sexes and the condition of woman, Letters III, IV, and XIV / Sarah Grimké
  • From An essay concerning human understanding / John Locke
  • From On the study methods of our time / Giambattista Vico
  • A course of lectures on elocution, lecture VI / Thomas Sheridan
  • From Chironomia / Gilbert Austin
  • From The philosophy of rhetoric / George Campbell
  • From Lectures on rhetoric and Belles Lettres / Hugh Blair
  • From elements of rhetoric / Richard Whately
  • From The art of discourse / Henry N. Day
  • From English composition and rhetoric / Alexander Bain.
  • From The science of rhetoric / David J. Hill
  • From The principles of rhetoric / Adams Sherman Hill
  • On truth and lies in a nonmoral sense / Friedrich Nietzsche
  • From Marxism and the philosophy of language ; From The problem of speech genres / Mikhail Bakhtin
  • From the meaning of meaning / I.A. Richards and C.K. Ogden
  • From The philosophy of rhetoric / I.A. Richards
  • From A grammar of motives ; From A rhetoric of motives ; From Language as symbolic action / Kenneth Burke
  • Language is sermonic ; The Phaedrus and the nature of rhetoric / Richard Weaver
  • From The new rhetoric / Chaim Perelman and Lucie Olbrechts-Tyteca
  • From The realm of rhetoric ; The new rhetoric : a theory of practical reasoning / Chaim Perelman
  • From The uses of argument ; From Logic and the criticism of arguments / Stephen Toulmin.
  • From The archaeology of knowledge ; From The order of discourse / Michel Foucault
  • Signature eventcontext / Jacques Derrida
  • The signifying monkey and the language of signifyin(g) : rhetoricaldifference and the orders of meaning / Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • The laugh of the Medusa / Helene Cixous
  • A woman mistress / Helene Cixous and Catherine Clement
  • Women's time / Julia Kristeva.