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|This book explains how their use of metaphors and myths create credible and consistent stories that help us to understand the rhetorical means through which persuasion occurs. -- Product Description.|
|Aristode never says that the power or art of rhetoric is limited to verbal persuasion|
, but simply takes for granted that ... As the circumstances of persuasion move
farther away from Aristotle's, Book III historically becomes more influential.
|Ban Gu offers a far more self-conscious historical prose, shaped by the conviction |
that in writing the Spring and Autumn Annals, Confucius ... “direct words” (zhiyan
are sometimes the most persuasive of all in pretending not to persuade.
|The Rhetorical Construction of Chicago's Electric Future James A. Throgmorton. |
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|He subjects to a skeptical interrogation the possibility for noncoerced agreement |
in which persuasion rather than force determines action. ... Undergirding this
account of rhetoric displacing force with reason and reconciling power and ethics
is the assumption that audiences ... Euripides, by most accounts the most
rhetorical of the three major Greek tragedians, was bothered by the impotence of
rhetoric in ...
Vanessa B. Beasley - 2006 - 296 pages
|... Dickinson University Press, 1979). Thompson criticizes Theoharis for "greatly |
exaggeratfing] Truman's power to sway public opinion through his rhetoric" (9).
The most persuasive recent revisionist history, H. W. Brands, The Devil We Knew
Randy Allen Harris - 2005 - 586 pages
|Randy Allen Harris. The god (goddess, actually) that sophists downgraded into |
the most powerful social and epistemological cause was Peitho, persuasion.
They were preoccupied with the social and cultural power of mo- nologic suasion
|It is hard to imagine a threat more dangerous to Athenian democracy than the |
Platonic Gorgias' affirmation of persuasive power. That democracy claimed to
depend on guaranteed 'free speech', iscgona; but Gorgias' verbal dynamis trees
Robert T. Craig, Heidi L. Muller - 2007 - 525 pages
|Acknowledgment of the patriarchal bias that undergirds most theories of rhetoric |
is growing steadily in the ... "interaction processes have typically been
characterized essentially and primarily in terms of persuasion, influence, and
|A comprehensive guide to the language of argument, Rhetorical Style offers a renewed appreciation of the persuasive power of the English language.|