Communication: Rhetoric

  • Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Character Assassination and Reputation Management

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sergei A. Samoilenko, Martijn Icks, Jennifer Keohane, Eric B. Shiraev

    In modern politics as well as in historical times, character attacks abound. Words and images, like symbolic and psychological weapons, have sullied or destroyed numerous reputations. People mobilize significant material and psychological resources to defend themselves against such attacks. How…

    Hardback – 2019-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Word Choice Errors: A Descriptive Linguistics Approach book cover

    Word Choice Errors

    A Descriptive Linguistics Approach, 1st Edition

    By Gulsat Aygen, Sarah Eastlund

    American English has many word pairs and trios that are alike enough to be confusing. Word Choice Errors provides a novel way to empower writers of all levels to cut through the confusion to understand which word to use and why that’s the word to use. Written in a user-friendly style, grounded in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge

  • Becoming a Writing Researcher book cover

    Becoming a Writing Researcher

    2nd Edition

    By Ann M. Blakeslee, Cathy Fleischer

    Becoming a Writing Researcher, second edition, effectively guides students through the stages of conducting qualitative writing research, from the initial step of seeing themselves as researchers, to identifying research questions, selecting appropriate methodological tools, conducting the research…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12 
    Routledge

  • Academic Discourse and Global Publishing: Disciplinary Persuasion in Changing Times book cover

    Academic Discourse and Global Publishing

    Disciplinary Persuasion in Changing Times, 1st Edition

    By Ken Hyland, Kevin Jiang

    Academic Discourse and Global Publishing offers a coherent argument for changes in published academic writing over the past 50 years. Demonstrating how published writing represents academics’ decisions about how best to present their work, their readers and themselves in the global context of a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • The Handbook of Communication and Security book cover

    The Handbook of Communication and Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bryan C. Taylor, Hamilton Bean

    The Handbook of Communication and Security provides a comprehensive collection and synthesis of communication scholarship that engages security at multiple levels, including theoretical vs. practical, international vs. domestic, and public vs. private. The handbook includes chapters that leverage…

    Paperback – 2019-06-28 
    Routledge
    ICA Handbook Series

  • Translation and Localization: A Guide for Professional and Technical Communicators book cover

    Translation and Localization

    A Guide for Professional and Technical Communicators, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce Maylath, Kirk St.Amant

    Detailed yet accessible, Translation and Localization brings together the research and insights of veteran practicing translators to offer comprehensive guidance for technical communicators. The volume begins with the fundamentals of translation before leading readers through the process of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12 
    Routledge
    ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

  • Understanding Public Speaking: A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory book cover

    Understanding Public Speaking

    A Learner's Guide to Persuasive Oratory, 1st Edition

    By Braj Mohan

    Public speaking is a much coveted yet difficult art. This book illustrates the use of various linguistic devices and persuasive strategies with examples from the speeches of the powerful orators in history. It systematically draws on the various approaches to public speaking and persuasive…

    Paperback – 2019-05-23 
    Routledge India

  • Learning to Rival: A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry book cover

    Learning to Rival

    A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Linda Flower, Elenore Long, Lorraine Higgins

    Learning to Rival tells the inside story of college and high school writers learning to "rival"--to actively seek rival hypotheses and negotiate alternative perspectives on charged questions. It shows how this interdisciplinary literate practice alters with the context of use and how, in learning…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 
    Routledge
    Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

  • The Rhetoric of Oil in the Twenty-First Century: Government, Corporate, and Activist Discourses book cover

    The Rhetoric of Oil in the Twenty-First Century

    Government, Corporate, and Activist Discourses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather Graves, David Edward Beard

    This book examines mass communication and civic participation in the age of oil, analyzing the rhetorical and discursive ways that governments and corporations shape public opinion and public policy and activists attempt to reframe public debates to resist corporate framing. In the twenty-first…

    Hardback – 2019-05-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Humanizing Visual Design: The Rhetoric of Human Forms in Practical Communication book cover

    Humanizing Visual Design

    The Rhetoric of Human Forms in Practical Communication, 1st Edition

    By Charles Kostelnick

    This book analyzes the role that human forms play in visualizing practical information and in making that information understandable, accessible, inviting, and meaningful to readers—in short, "humanizing" it.Although human figures have long been deployed in practical communication, their uses in…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • Digital Reading and Writing in Composition Studies book cover

    Digital Reading and Writing in Composition Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mary R. Lamb, Jennifer M. Parrott

    As digital reading has become more productive and active, the lines between reading and writing become more blurred. This book offers both an exploration of collaborative reading and pedagogical strategies for teaching reading and writing that reflect the realities of digital literacies. This…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Writing Studies

  • Comic Performativities: Identity, Internet Outrage, and the Aesthetics of Communication book cover

    Comic Performativities

    Identity, Internet Outrage, and the Aesthetics of Communication, 1st Edition

    By Dustin Goltz

    Comic Performativities: Identity, Internet Outrage, and the Aesthetics of Communication studies patterns of criticism and public debate in the relationship between humour, identity, and offense. In an increasingly reductive and politically charged debate, right-wing pundits argue leftist politics…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge

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