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by Edward P. J Corbett
Author: Edward P. J Corbett
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 2 edition (April 15, 1971)
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Corbett is at Ohio State University (Emeritus). Robert J. Connors is at University of New Hampshire.
Corbett is at Ohio State University (Emeritus). Critical thinkers, educators, and writers of all genres will find value in these pages.
As might be expected, the core classical text for this book is Aristotle's Rhetoric, but Corbett draws freely on other sources as well, including Quintilian, Cicero, Longinus, and many others.
Shelves: how-to, liberal-education, literary-theory, writing. As might be expected, the core classical text for this book is Aristotle's Rhetoric, but Corbett draws freely on other sources as well, including Quintilian, Cicero, Longinus, and many others. The ability to speak persuasively in public was a key skill for the citizen of an ancient city-state, and over the centuries this skill became thoroughly examined and analyzed by the best minds of the period.
Widely used in advanced composition and writing courses, Classical Rhetoric for the Modern Student discusses the three vital components of classical rhetoric-argument . Edward P. J. Corbett and Robert J. Connors. Classical Rhetoric for the Modern Student.
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In 1986, he received both the Ohio State Distinguished Scholar Award and the NCTE Distinguished Service Award and in 1989 was named Rhetorician of the Year at the Young Rhetoricians' Conference.
Edward Patrick Joseph, . Corbett was an American rhetorician, educator, and scholarly author. Corbett wrote several books, including Classical Rhetoric for the Modern Student, The Writing Teacher's Sourcebook, The Elements of Reasoning, Style and Statement, and The Little English Handbook: Choices and Conventions.
Corbett, Edward P. Corbett. Corbett's work is very readable and has generous excerpts from various rhetoric sources; the integration of classical rhetoric with contemporary approaches is of particular appeal. Marie Brinkman, Saint Mary College, "Excellent, clearly presented information and theories. Would expand students' minds in the area of the classics and help develop an understanding of the basics of communication. -Doris D. Phillips, University of Mississippi, "A classic in the field of composition studies, a work that has shaped the discipline.
July 30, 2010 History. 4th ed. by Edward P. Includes bibliographical references (p. 544-555) and index.
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The book is 100% readable but visibly worn, and damaged. The book also may contain heavy highlighting and notes. Philosophy and Rhetoric 6 (2):125-126 (1973). Similar books and articles. Rereading the Sophists: Classical Rhetoric Refigured. Essays on Classical Rhetoric and Modern Discourse. Connors, Lisa S. Ede & Andrea A. Lunsford - 1988 - Philosophy and Rhetoric 21 (2):165-168. Truth and Persuasion in Classical Rhetoric and in Modern Rhetoric. A. Zadro - 1983 - Verifiche: Rivista Trimestrale di Scienze Umane 12 (1):31-50. Kennedy: A New History of Classical Rhetoric.