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A companion to Greek rhetoric, edited by Ian Worthington

Label
A companion to Greek rhetoric
Title
A companion to Greek rhetoric
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ian Worthington
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This complete guide to ancient Greek rhetoric is exceptional both in its chronological range and the breadth of topics it covers.-Traces the rise of rhetoric and its uses from Homer to Byzantium -Covers wider-ranging topics such as rhetoric's relationship to knowledge, ethics, religion, law, and emotion -Incorporates new material giving us fresh insights into how the Greeks saw and used rhetoric -Discusses the idea of rhetoric and examines the status of rhetoric studies, present and future -All quotations from ancient sources are translated into English
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Worthington, Ian
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Classical literature
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek
  • Oratory, Ancient
Label
A companion to Greek rhetoric, edited by Ian Worthington
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [562]-593) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Rhetorical questions/
  • Edward Schiappa
  • Jim Hamm
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Modern interpretations of classical Greek rhetoric/
  • Takis Poulakos
  • p. 16
  • 3.
  • Background and origins : oratory and rhetoric before the sophists/
  • Michael Gagarin
  • p. 27
  • 4.
  • Gorgias the sophist and early rhetoric/
  • Jeroen A. E. Bons
  • p. 37
  • 5.
  • Alcidamas/
  • Michael Edwards
  • p. 47
  • 6.
  • Isocrates/
  • Terry L. Papillon
  • p. 58
  • 7.
  • Plato's rhetoric/
  • Harvey Yunis
  • p. 75
  • 8.
  • rhetoric to Alexander/
  • P. Chiron
  • p. 90
  • 9.
  • Aristotle's art of rhetoric/
  • W. W. Fortenbaugh
  • p. 107
  • 10.
  • Hellenistic rhetoric in theory and practice/
  • John Vanderspoel
  • p. 124
  • 11.
  • new world order : Greek rhetoric in Rome/
  • Joy Connolly
  • p. 139
  • 12.
  • Rhetoric in byzantium/
  • Elizabeth Jeffreys
  • p. 166
  • 13.
  • parts of the speech/
  • Michael de Brauw
  • p. 187
  • 14.
  • Forensic oratory/
  • Craig Cooper
  • p. 203
  • 15.
  • Symbouleutic oratory/
  • Stephen Usher
  • p. 220
  • 16.
  • Epideictic oratory/
  • Christopher Carey
  • p. 236
  • 17.
  • Rhetoric and politics in classical Greece : rise of the Rhetores/
  • Ian Worthington
  • p. 255
  • 18.
  • Rhetoric and persuasion in the Hellenistic world : speaking up for the Polis/
  • Andrew Erskine
  • p. 272
  • 19.
  • Rhetoric and the law/
  • James P. Sickinger
  • p. 286
  • 20.
  • Rhetoric and education/
  • Teresa Morgan
  • p. 303
  • 21.
  • Rhetoric and religion/
  • Ken Dowden
  • p. 320
  • 22.
  • Rhetoric and language/
  • A. Lopez Eire
  • p. 336
  • 23.
  • Rhetoric and logic/
  • James Allen
  • p. 350
  • 24.
  • Rhetoric and knowledge/
  • Tobias Reinhardt
  • p. 365
  • 25.
  • Rhetoric and ethics from the sophists to Aristotle/
  • Jane M. Day
  • p. 378
  • 26.
  • Rhetoric, manliness and contest/
  • Joseph Roisman
  • p. 393
  • 27.
  • Rhetoric and emotion/
  • David Konstan
  • p. 411
  • 28.
  • Right rhetoric in homer/
  • Hanna M. Roisman
  • p. 429
  • 29.
  • Hesiod's rhetorical art/
  • Jenny Strauss Clay
  • p. 447
  • 30.
  • Acts of persuasion in hellenistic epic honey-sweet words in apollonius/
  • Anatole Mori
  • p. 458
  • 31.
  • Rhetoric and tragedy : weapons of mass persuasion/
  • Marianne McDonald
  • p. 473
  • 32.
  • Attic comedy and the development of theoretical rhetoric/
  • Thomas K. Hubbard
  • p. 490
  • 33.
  • Rhetoric and lyric poetry/
  • William H. Race
  • p. 509
  • 34.
  • Rhetoric and the novel : sex, lies and sophistic/
  • Ruth Webb
  • p. 526
  • 35.
  • Rhetoric and historiography/
  • Matthew Fox
  • Niall Livingstone
  • p. 542
Control code
ocm64442903
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 616 p.
Isbn
9781405125512
Lccn
2006006922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
A companion to Greek rhetoric, edited by Ian Worthington
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [562]-593) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1.
  • Rhetorical questions/
  • Edward Schiappa
  • Jim Hamm
  • p. 3
  • 2.
  • Modern interpretations of classical Greek rhetoric/
  • Takis Poulakos
  • p. 16
  • 3.
  • Background and origins : oratory and rhetoric before the sophists/
  • Michael Gagarin
  • p. 27
  • 4.
  • Gorgias the sophist and early rhetoric/
  • Jeroen A. E. Bons
  • p. 37
  • 5.
  • Alcidamas/
  • Michael Edwards
  • p. 47
  • 6.
  • Isocrates/
  • Terry L. Papillon
  • p. 58
  • 7.
  • Plato's rhetoric/
  • Harvey Yunis
  • p. 75
  • 8.
  • rhetoric to Alexander/
  • P. Chiron
  • p. 90
  • 9.
  • Aristotle's art of rhetoric/
  • W. W. Fortenbaugh
  • p. 107
  • 10.
  • Hellenistic rhetoric in theory and practice/
  • John Vanderspoel
  • p. 124
  • 11.
  • new world order : Greek rhetoric in Rome/
  • Joy Connolly
  • p. 139
  • 12.
  • Rhetoric in byzantium/
  • Elizabeth Jeffreys
  • p. 166
  • 13.
  • parts of the speech/
  • Michael de Brauw
  • p. 187
  • 14.
  • Forensic oratory/
  • Craig Cooper
  • p. 203
  • 15.
  • Symbouleutic oratory/
  • Stephen Usher
  • p. 220
  • 16.
  • Epideictic oratory/
  • Christopher Carey
  • p. 236
  • 17.
  • Rhetoric and politics in classical Greece : rise of the Rhetores/
  • Ian Worthington
  • p. 255
  • 18.
  • Rhetoric and persuasion in the Hellenistic world : speaking up for the Polis/
  • Andrew Erskine
  • p. 272
  • 19.
  • Rhetoric and the law/
  • James P. Sickinger
  • p. 286
  • 20.
  • Rhetoric and education/
  • Teresa Morgan
  • p. 303
  • 21.
  • Rhetoric and religion/
  • Ken Dowden
  • p. 320
  • 22.
  • Rhetoric and language/
  • A. Lopez Eire
  • p. 336
  • 23.
  • Rhetoric and logic/
  • James Allen
  • p. 350
  • 24.
  • Rhetoric and knowledge/
  • Tobias Reinhardt
  • p. 365
  • 25.
  • Rhetoric and ethics from the sophists to Aristotle/
  • Jane M. Day
  • p. 378
  • 26.
  • Rhetoric, manliness and contest/
  • Joseph Roisman
  • p. 393
  • 27.
  • Rhetoric and emotion/
  • David Konstan
  • p. 411
  • 28.
  • Right rhetoric in homer/
  • Hanna M. Roisman
  • p. 429
  • 29.
  • Hesiod's rhetorical art/
  • Jenny Strauss Clay
  • p. 447
  • 30.
  • Acts of persuasion in hellenistic epic honey-sweet words in apollonius/
  • Anatole Mori
  • p. 458
  • 31.
  • Rhetoric and tragedy : weapons of mass persuasion/
  • Marianne McDonald
  • p. 473
  • 32.
  • Attic comedy and the development of theoretical rhetoric/
  • Thomas K. Hubbard
  • p. 490
  • 33.
  • Rhetoric and lyric poetry/
  • William H. Race
  • p. 509
  • 34.
  • Rhetoric and the novel : sex, lies and sophistic/
  • Ruth Webb
  • p. 526
  • 35.
  • Rhetoric and historiography/
  • Matthew Fox
  • Niall Livingstone
  • p. 542
Control code
ocm64442903
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 616 p.
Isbn
9781405125512
Lccn
2006006922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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