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The Resource Rhetoric and the gift : ancient rhetorical theory and contemporary communication, Mari Lee Mifsud

Rhetoric and the gift : ancient rhetorical theory and contemporary communication, Mari Lee Mifsud

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Rhetoric and the gift : ancient rhetorical theory and contemporary communication
Title
Rhetoric and the gift
Title remainder
ancient rhetorical theory and contemporary communication
Statement of responsibility
Mari Lee Mifsud
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Language
eng
Summary
"Examines questions in contemporary communication by turning to Aristotle's rhetorical theory and his use of Homer's idea of exchange, or gift-giving, and analyzes our conceptions of relational ethics in communication, including the ways these play out in politics, law, and culture"--
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1967-
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Mifsud, Mari Lee
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Philosophy/communication: studies in hermeneutics, ethics, and critical theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homer
  • Aristotle
  • Homer
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Rhetoric, Ancient
Label
Rhetoric and the gift : ancient rhetorical theory and contemporary communication, Mari Lee Mifsud
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From technical to creative historiography -- For the love of Homer -- Homer in Aristotle's Rhetoric: a catalog offering -- Homeric givens -- Aristotle's generation of arguments and Homeric givens -- Sacrificing Homeric givens for the technē of the polis -- Generating justice in exception via Homeric givens: hyperbole of generosity and equity
Control code
900828312
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 186 pages
Isbn
9780820704852
Lccn
2015011349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)900828312
Label
Rhetoric and the gift : ancient rhetorical theory and contemporary communication, Mari Lee Mifsud
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
From technical to creative historiography -- For the love of Homer -- Homer in Aristotle's Rhetoric: a catalog offering -- Homeric givens -- Aristotle's generation of arguments and Homeric givens -- Sacrificing Homeric givens for the technē of the polis -- Generating justice in exception via Homeric givens: hyperbole of generosity and equity
Control code
900828312
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 186 pages
Isbn
9780820704852
Lccn
2015011349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)900828312

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