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Rhetorical Republic

Governing Representations in American Politics

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Communication Studies,
  • Cultural studies,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Propaganda,
  • United States,
  • Political aspects,
  • General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Media Studies,
  • English language,
  • Communication,
  • Mass media

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrederick M. Dolan (Editor), Thomas L. Dumm (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8334059M
    ISBN 100870238477
    ISBN 109780870238475

      Plato’s Republic as a great source of knowledge about ancient rhetoric. Provide examples from the book. The Raven. The rhetorical analysis of Poe’s stories. Rhetorical devices used in television advertising. The rhetoric of blogs and online writing. . Book Description. Rhetorical Realism responds to the surging interest in nonhumans across the humanities by exploring how realist commitments have historically accompanied understandings of rhetoric from antiquity to the present. For a discipline that often defines itself according to human speech and writing, the nonhuman turn poses a number of challenges and opportunities for rhetoric.

      Plato's Republic, Book VII Book VII opens with the famous "allegory of the cave," which, it is sometimes forgotten, is intended to illustrate the effect of education (or the lack of it) on our nature. I won't restate the allegory, but just call attention to one of it's central implications. The prisoners -- representing the majority of us, not. Rhetoric (/ ˈ r ɛ t ə r ɪ k /) is the art of persuasion, which along with grammar and logic (or dialectic – see Martianus Capella), is one of the three ancient arts of ic aims to study the capacities of writers or speakers needed to inform, persuade, or motivate particular audiences in specific situations. Aristotle defines rhetoric as "the faculty of observing in any.

      Published on How to understand Plato. Animated analysis of Plato's cave in Book 7 of THE REPUBLIC with reference to the Meno (anamnesis and . A rhetorical device is a linguistic tool that employs a particular type of sentence structure, sound, or pattern of meaning in order to evoke a particular reaction from an audience. Each rhetorical device is a distinct tool that can be used to construct an argument or make an existing argument more compelling.


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Plato isn’t exactly thought of as a champion of democracy, and perhaps even less as an important rhetorical theorist. In this book, James L. Kastely recasts Plato in just these lights, offering a vivid new reading of one of Plato’s most important works: the heart, Kastely demonstrates, the Republic is a democratic epic poem and pioneering work in rhetorical theory.

Believe it or not, the English title The Republic may not actually be the most accurate translation of this dialogue's Greek title Politeia. "Politeia" means something much closer to our word "regime," which actually makes a bit more sense.

Considering that Plato's city is an aristocracy in which the state controls practically every part of life, calling it a "republic," with the democratic. Socrates walks to the Athens harbor, the Piraeus, with Glaucon, Plato's es and Glaucon are invited to Polemarchus ' house by Polemarchus and join Thrasymachus and Polemarchus' father, es asks Cephalus if age is as much a hardship as people say.

Cephalus says old age brings peace from appetites and passions and is not much harder to bear than. "On Matrimony and Philosophy" Summary: Book V. Book V opens with the reappearance of Polermarchus, whose whispering in Adeimantus's ear attracts the attention of archus reluctantly speaks up at Socrates' behest; he accuses the philosopher of laziness and of not answering some of the more practical questions regarding their State, such as early education, family, and.

In this book, James L. Kastely recasts Plato in just these lights, offering a vivid new reading of one of Plato’s most important works: the Republic. At heart, Kastely demonstrates, the Republic is a democratic epic poem and pioneering work in rhetorical theory.

Examining issues of justice, communication, persuasion, and audience, he uncovers Cited by: 3. This paper explores aspects of "Socratic" rhetoric, which appear alongside "Sophistic" rhetoric in the Platonic dialogues, and focuses on Plato's rhetorical technique in Book.

Rhetorical Republic brings together some of the most imaginative theorists from the fields of politics and literature to reflect on how practices of representation in popular culture, the news media, and the law have come to constitute the primary instruments of political governance in the United : Paperback.

Rhetoric and the Republic will be a standard text for those scholars to consult.”—Rhetorical Review “Scholars of rhetoric will find this book engaging and informative, as will cultural and educational historians of the colonial era.

It deserves close : Mark Garrett Longaker. Longaker’s book is clearly an important contribution to our understanding of the rhetorical education of the republican era. Setting aside the notion of a republican rhetorical monolith, he opens up a broad range of issues for future scholars to consider.

Rhetoric and the Republic will be a standard text for those scholars to consult.”—. Rhetorical Republic brings together some of the most imaginative theorists from the fields of politics and literature to reflect on how practices of representation in popular culture, the news media, and the law have come to constitute the primary instruments of political governance in the United States.

The editors argue that today the struggle over the representation of politics is at least. Plato's discussions of rhetoric and poetry are both extensive and influential. As in so many other cases, he sets the agenda for the subsequent tradition. And yet understanding his remarks about each of these topics—rhetoric and poetry—presents us with significant philosophical and interpretive challenges.

In Plato’s Republic he has many examples of rhetoric. In regards to the controversial topic of women and eugenics in which Plato is almost forced into mentioning because of Adeimantus and Glaucon, he uses various rhetorical statements to portray his view on the matter.

His readers believe women. This part of the Republic is full of topical allusions (Plato is alluding to people with whom he was personally acquainted). At the time in which the Republic was written, Athens was a democratic state, a state which showed that it had no use for men like the man Socrates or.

A rhetorical analysis essay is a type of essay which analyzes a literary work such as a book, drama, article or speech. It helps to break down the content into many parts and provides different perspectives. Rhetorical analysis of Plato's "Republic" Rhetorical analysis of "Pride And Prejudice" Rhetorical analysis of "The Prince" Well, it is /5.

Anna Howard Shaw - “ The Fundamental Principle of a Republic” A Rhetorical Analysis. On a misty June day ina plump, old woman of short stature strutted up to the podium at the New York State Capitol. What transpired was one of the most historic speeches of the 20th century. Casts a revealing light on modern cultural conflicts through the lens of rhetorical education.

Contemporary efforts to revitalize the civic mission of higher education in America have revived an age-old republican tradition of teaching students to be responsible citizens, particularly through the study of rhetoric, composition, and by: Thrasymachus opens his whole argument by pretending to be indignant at Socrates' rhetorical questions he has asked of Polemarchus (Socrates' series of analogies).

Socrates, no innocent to rhetoric and the ploys of Sophists, pretends to be frightened after Thrasymachus attacks by pretending to be indignant. "The best book on this subject."—Walter Berns, Wall Street Journal "Jeffrey Tulis's book The Rhetorical Presidency has experienced a scholarly reception enjoyed by few other works in presidency studies.

Ten years after its publication, it was the subject of at least. The Republic, By Plato Words | 6 Pages. In Plato’s book, “The Republic”, there are many examples of rhetoric.

In regards to the controversial topic of women and eugenics in which Plato is almost forced into mentioning because of Adeimantus and Glaucon, he uses various rhetorical statements to portray his view on the matter. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Read this book on Questia. Read the full-text online edition of Rhetorical Republic: Governing Representations in American Politics (). Home» Browse» Books» Book details, Rhetorical Republic: Governing.Plato's The Republic is one of the more widely read works of philosophy of all time.

It is a complex work, one that rambles due to the nature of it being a dialogue rather than a pure expository piece, but one with some interesting and applicable ideas within it nonetheless/5(K).The Republic study guide contains a biography of Plato, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.