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The Oxford handbook of rhetorical studies

The Oxford handbook of rhetorical studies

MacDonald, Michael John, editor

Featuring 60 commissioned chapters by eminent rhetoric scholars from 12 countries, The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies offers students and teachers an engaging but sophisticated one-volume introduction to the multidisciplinary field of rhetorical studies. The Handbook traces the history of Western rhetoric from ancient Greece and Rome to the present and surveys the role of rhetoric in more than 30 academic disciplines and fields of social practice. This combination of historical and topical approaches allows readers to chart the metamorphoses of rhetoric over the centuries while mapping the connections between rhetoric and law, politics, science, education, literature, feminism, poetry, composition, critical race theory, philosophy, drama, criticism, deconstruction, digital media, art, semiotics, architecture, and other fields

eJournal, Database, Electronic resource, Serial. English.
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press 2014
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Statement of responsibility: edited by Michael J. MacDonald
ISBN: 9780199731596, 9780199984626
Publication Frequency: Monthly,
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note: Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on September 28, 2017).
Physical Description: 1 online resource.
Series: Oxford handbooks online
Subject: Rhetoric.
Alternative Title: Rhetorical studies
Series Title: Oxford handbooks online.


  1. The Development of Greek Rhetoric /Edward Schiappa
  2. Rhetoric and Law /Michael Gagarin
  3. Rhetoric and Politics /Edward Harris
  4. Rhetoric and Historiography /Chris Carey
  5. Rhetoric and Pedagogy /Malcolm Heath
  6. Rhetoric and Poetics /Jeffrey Walker
  7. Rhetoric and Tragedy /Paul Woodruff
  8. Rhetoric and Old /Daphne O'Regan
  9. Plato's Rhetoric in Theory and Practice /Harvey Yunis
  10. Aristotle's Rhetoric in Theory and Practice /Eugene Garver
  11. Rhetoric and Sophistics /Barbara Cassin
  12. The Development of Roman Rhetoric /William J. Dominik
  13. Rhetoric and Law /Richard Leo Enos
  14. Rhetoric and Politics /Joy Connolly
  15. Rhetoric and Historiography /Rhiannon Ash
  16. Rhetoric and Pedagogy /Catherine Steel
  17. Rhetoric and Stoic Philosophy /Shadi Bartsch
  18. Rhetoric and Epic /Jon Hall
  19. Rhetoric and Lyric Address /Jonathan Culler
  20. Rhetoric and the Greco-Roman Second Sophistic /Laurent Pernot
  21. Rhetoric and Declamation /Erik Gunderson
  22. Rhetoric and Fiction /Ruth Webb
  23. Rhetoric, Music, and the Arts /Thomas Habinek
  24. Rhetoric and New Testament Studies /Stanley E. Porter
  25. Augustine's Rhetoric in Theory and Practice /Catherine Conybeare
  26. The Development of Medieval Rhetoric /John O. Ward
  27. Rhetoric and Medieval Politics /Virginia Cox
  28. Rhetoric and Literary Criticism /Rita Copeland
  29. Rhetoric and Poetics /Jill Ross
  30. Rhetoric and Comedy /Jody Enders
  31. Rhetoric and Humanism /Heinrich Plett
  32. Rhetoric and Politics /Wayne A. Rebhorn
  33. Rhetoric and Law /Lorna Hutson
  34. Rhetoric and Pedagogy /Peter Mack
  35. Rhetoric and Science /Jean Dietz Moss
  36. Rhetoric and Poetics /Arthur F. Kinney
  37. Rhetoric and Theater /Russ McDonald
  38. Rhetoric and Architecture /Robert Kirkbride
  39. Rhetoric and Politics /Angus Gowland
  40. Rhetoric and Gender in British Literature /Lynn Enterline
  41. Rhetoric and the Visual Arts /Caroline van Eck
  42. Origins of British Enlightenment Rhetoric /Arthur Walzer
  43. The Elocutionary Movement in Britain /Paul Goring
  44. Rhetoric and Philosophy /Adam Potkay
  45. Rhetoric and Science /Peter Walmsley
  46. Rhetoric and Feminism in the Nineteenth-Century United States /Angela G. Ray
  47. Rhetoric and Law /Peter Goodrich
  48. Rhetoric and Political Theory /Andrew Norris
  49. Rhetoric and Presidential Politics /Karlyn Kohrs Campbell, Kathleen Hall Jamieson
  50. Rhetoric and Argumentation /Frans H. van Eemeren
  51. Rhetoric and Semiotics /Theo van Leeuwen
  52. Rhetoric and Psychoanalysis /Gilbert Chaitin
  53. Rhetoric and Deconstruction /Paul Allen Miller
  54. Rhetoric, Design, Composition /David Kaufer, Danielle Wetzel
  55. Rhetoric and Feminism /Cheryl Glenn, Andrea A. Lunsford
  56. Rhetoric and Social Epistemology /Lorraine Code
  57. Rhetoric and Race in the United States /Jacqueline Jones Royster
  58. Rhetoric and Environment /Andrew McMurry
  59. Rhetoric and Science /Richard Doyle
  60. Rhetoric and Digital Media /Ian Bogost, Elizabeth Losh
  61. Introduction /Michael J. MacDonald.