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Product Description: We tend to think of rhetoric as a solely human art. After all, only humans can use language artfully to make a point, the very definition of rhetoric. Yet when you look at ancient and early modern treatises on rhetoric, what you find is surprising: they’re crawling with animals...read more

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9780226398174 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 6, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: We tend to think of rhetoric as a solely human art.

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Product Description: Revives the classical strategies of ancient Greek and Roman rhetoricians and adapts them to the needs of contemporary writers and speakers.   This fresh interpretation of the ancient canons of composing--invention, arrangement, style, memory, and delivery--shows that rhetoric, as it was practiced and taught by the ancients, was an intrinsic part of daily life and of communal discourse about current events...read more

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9780133997644 | 5 har/psc edition (Longman Pub Group, August 6, 2014), cover price $146.40 | About this edition: Revives the classical strategies of ancient Greek and Roman rhetoricians and adapts them to the needs of contemporary writers and speakers.

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Product Description: Kenneth Burke may be best known for his theories of dramatism and of language as symbolic action, but few know him as one of the twentieth century's foremost theorists of the relationship between language and bodies. In Moving Bodies, Debra Hawhee focuses on Burke's studies from the 1930s, 40s, and 50s while illustrating that his interest in reading the body as a central force of communication began early in his career...read more

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9781570038099 | Univ of South Carolina Pr, July 24, 2009, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This is a sophisticated study of how bodies and language move and are moved by each other.

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9781611170900 | Reprint edition (Univ of South Carolina Pr, May 15, 2012), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Kenneth Burke may be best known for his theories of dramatism and of language as symbolic action, but few know him as one of the twentieth century's foremost theorists of the relationship between language and bodies.

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Product Description: Bodily Arts examines the overlapping elements of rhetoric and athletics in terms of performance, instruction and training. By studying the works of orators, philosophers, medical treatises and artefactual evidence in the 6th, 5th and 4th centuries BC, Debra Hawhee demonstrates how interlinked the mind and body were in ancient Greek education and culture...read more

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9780292705845 | Univ of Texas Pr, January 31, 2005, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Bodily Arts examines the overlapping elements of rhetoric and athletics in terms of performance, instruction and training.

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9780292721401 | Univ of Texas Pr, January 1, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The role of athletics in ancient Greece extended well beyond the realms of kinesiology, competition, and entertainment.

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