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Habinek, Thomas

Ancient Rhetoric and Oratory

Habinek, Thomas - Ancient Rhetoric and Oratory, ebook

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This book introduces readers to the ancient rhetorical tradition by investigating key questions about the origins, nature and importance of rhetoric.
  • Explores the role of the orator, especially the two greatest figures of the tradition, Demosthenes and Cicero
  • Investigates the place of rhetoric at the center of ancient education
  • Considers the role of rhetoric since the end of antiquity.
  • Includes a glossary of proper names and technical terms; a chronological table of political events, authors, orators, and rhetorical works; and suggestions for further reading.

Keywords: LITERARY CRITICISM / Ancient & Classical LIT004190

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2005
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell Introductions to the Classical World
Page amount
144 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780470775325
Printed ISBN
9780631235149

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