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An Introduction to Classical Rhetoric : Essential Readings (Paperback)

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An anthology of primary texts in translation, "An Introduction to Classical Rhetoric" offers an overview of the social, cultural, and intellectual factors that influenced the development and growth of rhetoric during the classical period.
Uses primary source material to analyze rhetoric from the Sophists through St. Augustine
Provides an in-depth introduction to the period, as well as introductions to each author and each selection
Includes study guides to help students develop multiple perspectives on the material, stimulate critical thinking, and provide starting points for dialogue
Highlights include Gorgias''s "Palamedes," Antiphon''s "Truth," Isocrates'' "Helen," and Plato''s "Protagoras
"Each selection is followed by suggested writing topics and a short list of suggested additional readings.


Publisher John Wiley & Sons Inc
Mfg Part# 9781405158619
SKU 207915237
Format Paperback
ISBN10 1405158611
Release Date 4/15/2009
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0544
Publisher Wiley-Blackwell
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