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Rhetorical Theory: An Introduction (with InfoTrac) / Edition 1

Rhetorical Theory: An Introduction (with InfoTrac) / Edition 1

by Timothy A. Borchers


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ISBN-13: 9780534639181
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 05/11/2005
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 7.38(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.54(d)

About the Author

Dr. Tim Borchers is Associate Professor and Chair in the Department of Communication Studies, Film Studies, and Theatre Arts at Minnesota State University Moorhead in Moorhead, MN. He is the author of Persuasion in the Media Age and numerous scholarly articles and convention papers. His research interests include rhetorical theory and criticism, persuasion, and political communication. Dr. Borchers is active in department and university governance and has a special interest in instructional technology.

Table of Contents

1. Defining Rhetoric and Rhetorical Theory. 2. Rhetoric as Persuasion. 3. Style, Delivery, and Rhetorical Theory. 4. Rhetoric, Science, and Argumentation. 5. Linguistic Reflexivity. 6. Dramatism. 7. Critical Approaches to Rhetoric. 8. Gendered Rhetorical Theories. 9. Non-Western Rhetorical Theories. 10. Rhetoric, Media, and Technology. 11. Postmodern Approaches to Rhetoric. 12. Cultural Rhetorical Studies.

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