Communication: Rhetoric

  • Rhetoric, Risk, and Secrecy in the Atomic City book cover

    Rhetoric, Risk, and Secrecy in the Atomic City

    By Julie M. Staggers

    The Manhattan project’s top-secret plutonium plant at Hanford, Washington, produced the plutonium for the Trinity Test and the Nagasaki bomb and was the biggest engineering project and best-kept secret of World War II. In Rhetoric, Risk, and Secrecy in the Atomic City, Julie Staggers draws on…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

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

    Humanizing Visual Design

    The Rhetoric of Human Forms in Practical Communication

    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. Drawing on rhetorical theory, art history, design studies, and historical and contemporary…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • From Student to Scholar: A Guide Through the Dissertation Stage of Doctoral Programs book cover

    From Student to Scholar

    A Guide Through the Dissertation Stage of Doctoral Programs

    By Keith Hjortshoj

    Paperback – 2018-08-01 
    Routledge

  • The Poetics of Failure in Ancient Greece book cover

    The Poetics of Failure in Ancient Greece

    By Stamatia Dova

    Examining attitudes towards failure, loss and inadequacy as they appear in Greek literature from the eighth to the fourth century BCE, this book incorporates two major themes: failure in mythological narratives and in historical accounts. These two areas are further divided into narratives of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Impressive Shakespeare: Identity, Authority and the Imprint in Shakespearean Drama book cover

    Impressive Shakespeare

    Identity, Authority and the Imprint in Shakespearean Drama

    By Harry Newman

    Shakespeare’s supposed genius and universality is still thought to lie in his work’s capacity to ’impress’, ’imprint’ or ’stamp’ our hearts, minds and souls. But to what extent is Shakespeare’s perceived impressiveness rooted in his own language of impression? Impressive Shakespeare investigates…

    Hardback – 2018-07-28 
    Routledge
    Material Readings in Early Modern Culture

  • Mothering Rhetorics book cover

    Mothering Rhetorics

    Edited by Lynn O'Brien Hallstein

    Once only a topic among women in the private sphere, motherhood and mothering have become important intellectual topics across academic disciplines. Even so, no book has yet devoted a sustained look at how exploring mothering rhetorics – the rhetorics of reproduction (rhetorics about the…

    Hardback – 2018-07-22 
    Routledge

  • Rhetorical Strategies for Professional Development: Investment Mentoring in Classrooms and Workplaces book cover

    Rhetorical Strategies for Professional Development

    Investment Mentoring in Classrooms and Workplaces

    By Elizabeth J. Keller

    This book extends current research and scholarship around mentoring and learning theory, illustrating how mentoring creates, enacts, and sustains multidisciplinary learning in a variety of school, work, and community contexts. In so doing, it examines the relationship between teaching and mentoring…

    Hardback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Prolific Moment: Theory and Practice of Mindfulness for Writing book cover

    Prolific Moment

    Theory and Practice of Mindfulness for Writing

    By Alexandria Peary

    Prolific Moment: Theory and Practice of Mindfulness for Writing foregrounds the present in all activities of composing, offering a new perspective on the rhetorical situation and the writing process. A focus on the present casts light on standard writing components—audience, invention, and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-12 
    Routledge

  • Fifty Years of Rhetoric Society Quarterly: Selected Readings, 1968-2018 book cover

    Fifty Years of Rhetoric Society Quarterly

    Selected Readings, 1968-2018

    Edited by Joshua Gunn, Diane Davis

    Fifty Years of Rhetoric Society Quarterly: Selected Readings, 1968-2018 celebrates the semicentennial of Rhetoric Society Quarterly, bringing together the most influential essays included in the journal over the past fifty years. Assessed by members of the Rhetoric Society of America, this…

    Paperback – 2018-05-23 
    Routledge

  • Talk about Writing: The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors book cover

    Talk about Writing

    The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors, 2nd Edition

    By Jo Mackiewicz, Isabelle Thompson

    Talk about Writing: The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors offers a book-length empirical study of the discourse between experienced tutors and student writers in satisfactory conferences. It analyzes writing center talk, focusing on tutors’ verbal strategies, at the macro-…

    Paperback – 2018-05-22 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Reader of African American Rhetoric: The Longue Duree of Black Voices book cover

    The Routledge Reader of African American Rhetoric

    The Longue Duree of Black Voices

    Edited by Vershawn Ashanti Young, Michelle Bachelor Robinson

    The Routledge Reader of African American Rhetoric is a comprehensive compendium of primary texts that is designed for use by students, teachers, and scholars of rhetoric; and for the general public interested in the history of African American communication. The volume and its companion website…

    Paperback – 2018-05-16 
    Routledge
    Race and Politics

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