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Rhetoric in postmodern America

conversations with Michael Calvin McGee

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Published by Guilford Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public speaking

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Carol Corbin.
    SeriesRevisioning rhetoric
    ContributionsMcGee, Michael Calvin., Corbin, Carol., McGee, Michael Calvin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN4121 .R438 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 198 p. ;
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL686223M
    ISBN 10157230278X
    LC Control Number97033135

    The Ethos of Medicine in Postmodern America is a sobering book to read. It confirms and documents the widespread dysfunction in medicine. However, it also provides us with tools for understanding the problem and concrete suggestions for reviving ethics of respect and . The book's linkage of 19th-century occult texts with the impenetrable books of today's fasionable postmodern gurus is especially valuable. Scholars across the academy will find that the book is indispensable."--Barry Brummett, author of Rhetorical Dimensions of Popular Culture.

      DOI link for Pynchon and History. Pynchon and History book. Metahistorical Rhetoric and Postmodern Narrative Form in the Novels of Thomas Pynchon. By Shawn Smith. Edition 1st Edition. First Published Simulated History: Vineland and Postmodern America. View abstract. Cited by: This indispensable text brings together important essays on the themes, issues, and controversies that have shaped the development of rhetorical theory since the late s. An extensive introduction and epilogue by the editors thoughtfully examine the current state of the field and its future directions, focusing in particular on how theorists are negotiating the tensions between modernist Author: John Louis Lucaites.

      Reconstructing America is a book with many virtues."—Richard Wolin, The New Republic "Ceaser has done a service by tracing the roots of this movement, or impulse. He not only shows that the use of America as a negative symbol has a long and ugly history; he helps us understand the sources of this inclination to distort, and points us in the. New Approaches to Rhetoric provides fresh perspectives on the study of rhetoric and its ability to affect change in today's society. Although traditional approaches (e.g., neo-Aristotelian) to the study of rhetoric have utility for the twenty-first century, communication in a complex, mass-mediated postmodern age calls for new critical approaches.


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