Rhetorical Act / Edition 2 by Karlyn Kohrs Campbell | 9780534167523 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Rhetorical Act / Edition 2

Rhetorical Act / Edition 2

by Karlyn Kohrs Campbell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534167527

ISBN-13: 9780534167523

Pub. Date: 07/28/1995

Publisher: Wadsworth

Designed to improve students performance and their ability to act as sophisticated consumers of rhetoric, this highly-regarded text treats the rhetorical action as the joint creation of rhetor and audience, emphasizing the audiences active, participatory role.

Overview

Designed to improve students performance and their ability to act as sophisticated consumers of rhetoric, this highly-regarded text treats the rhetorical action as the joint creation of rhetor and audience, emphasizing the audiences active, participatory role.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534167523
Publisher:
Wadsworth
Publication date:
07/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.59(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.01(d)

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Table of Contents

Part 1Fundamentals of Rhetorical Action
Chapter 1A Rhetorical Perspective1
Chapter 2The Rhetorical Act21
Chapter 3Your Rhetorical Act35
Part 2Resources for Rhetorical Action
Chapter 4The Resources of Evidence68
Chapter 5The Resources of Argument89
Chapter 6The Resources of Organization123
Chapter 7The Resources of Language155
Part 3Problems of Rhetorical Action
Chapter 8Obstacles Arising from the Audience184
Chapter 9Obstacles Arising from the Subject and Purpose206
Chapter 10Obstacles Arising from the Rhetor224
Part 4Special Constraints on Rhetorical Action
Chapter 11Understanding Evaluation248
Chapter 12Understanding Visual Rhetoric260
Chapter 13Understanding the Medium of Transmission271
Chapter 14Understanding Occasion287
Appendix305
Index319

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