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Author Walker, Jeffrey, 1949-

Title The genuine teachers of this art [electronic resource] : rhetorical education in antiquity / Jeffrey Walker.

Imprint [Columbia] : University of South Carolina Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition Cloth ed.
Description 356 p.
Series Studies in rhetoric/communication
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: rhetoric and/as rhetorical pedagogy -- Cicero's Antonius -- On the techn of Isocrates (I) -- On the techn of Isocrates (II) -- In the garden of talking birds: declamation and civic theater -- Dionysius of Halicarnassus and the notion of rhetorical scholarship -- Epilogue: William Dean Howells and the Sophist's shoes.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Rhetoric -- Study and teaching.
Rhetoric, Ancient -- Study and teaching.
Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Study and teaching.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781611170160 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781611171822 (e-book)

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