Communication: Rhetoric

  • Landmark Essays on Rhetoric of Science: Theories, Themes, and Methods book cover

    Landmark Essays on Rhetoric of Science: Theories, Themes, and Methods

    Edited by Randy Allen Harris

    Landmark Essays in Rhetoric of Science: Theories, Themes, and Methods is a companion to the successful Landmark Essays in Rhetoric of Science: Case Studies volume. Whereas the case studies volume looked at the production of science somewhat neutrally as objects of study, Theories, Themes, and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-05 
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • The Rhetorical Word: Protestant Theology and the Rhetoric of Authority book cover

    The Rhetorical Word

    Protestant Theology and the Rhetoric of Authority

    By Theo Hobson

    This title was first published in 2003:This book offers a bold reading of Protestant tradition from a rhetorical and literary perspective. Arguing that Protestant thought is based in a rhetorical performance of authority, Hobson draws on a wide range of modern and postmodern thought to defend this…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The History and Theory of Rhetoric: An Introduction book cover

    The History and Theory of Rhetoric

    An Introduction, 6th Edition

    By James A. Herrick

    By tracing the traditional progression of rhetoric from the Greek Sophists to contemporary theorists, The History and Theory of Rhetoric illustrates how persuasive public discourse performs essential social functions and shapes our daily worlds. Students gain a conceptual framework for evaluating…

    Paperback – 2017-09-29 
    Routledge

  • The Rhetoric of Videogames as Embodied Practice: Procedural Habits book cover

    The Rhetoric of Videogames as Embodied Practice

    Procedural Habits

    By Steve Holmes

    The Rhetoric of Videogames as Embodied Practice offers a critical reassessment of embodiment and materiality in rhetorical considerations of videogames. Holmes argues that rhetorical and philosophical conceptions of "habit" offer a critical resource for describing the interplay between thinking (…

    Hardback – 2017-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Scientific Communication: Practices, Theories, and Pedagogies book cover

    Scientific Communication

    Practices, Theories, and Pedagogies

    Edited by Han Yu, Kathryn M. Northcut

    This book addresses the roles and challenges of people who communicate science, who work with scientists, and who teach STEM majors how to write. In terms of practice and theory, chapters address themes encountered by scientists and communicators, including ethical challenges, visual displays, and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • Discourses of Denial: The Rhetoric of American Academic Labor book cover

    Discourses of Denial

    The Rhetoric of American Academic Labor

    By Thomas Discenna

    Discourses of Denial explores the myriad ways that the labor of those employed by universities is situated as somehow distinct from ordinary labor. Focusing on a variety of sites where academic labor is discursively constructed in popular consciousness including among the professoriate itself, its…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

  • Public Speaking: A Meta-Communicative Approach book cover

    Public Speaking

    A Meta-Communicative Approach

    By Jerald Goldstein

    Public Speaking: A Meta-Communicative Approach provides an innovative approach to acquiring public speaking skills, stressing both the theoretical underpinnings, as well as the practical tools one needs, to both structure and deliver meaningful, dynamic presentations. It offers alternative ways of…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31 
    Routledge

  • Talking Donald Trump: A Sociolinguistic Study of Style, Metadiscourse, and Political Identity book cover

    Talking Donald Trump

    A Sociolinguistic Study of Style, Metadiscourse, and Political Identity

    By Jennifer Sclafani

    Talking Donald Trump examines the language of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign from the perspective of sociocultural linguistics. This book offers an insight into the many stages of Trump's political career, from his initial campaign for the Republican nomination, up to his presidency. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

  • The Multimediated Rhetoric of the Internet: Digital Fusion book cover

    The Multimediated Rhetoric of the Internet

    Digital Fusion

    By Carolyn Handa

    This project is a critical, rhetorical study of the digital text we call the Internet, in particular the style and figurative surface of its many pages as well as the conceptual, design patterns structuring the content of those same pages. Handa argues that as our lives become increasingly digital,…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Identity and Power in Narratives of Displacement book cover

    Identity and Power in Narratives of Displacement

    By Katrina M. Powell

    In this book, Powell examines the ways that identities are constructed in displacement narratives based on cases of eminent domain, natural disaster, and civil unrest, attending specifically to the rhetorical strategies employed as barriers and boundaries intersect with individual lives. She…

    Paperback – 2017-08-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Rhetoric: The Basics book cover

    Rhetoric

    The Basics

    By Michael Burke

    Rhetoric: The Basics is a concise introduction to the forms, theories and history of rhetoric. The book traces the development of rhetoric from ancient to modern times, all illustrated with contemporary examples drawn from politics to the courtroom to social media. This book: Explores the five…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • 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 Young, Michelle Robinson

    The Routledge Anthology of African American Rhetoric is a compendium of primary texts, including dialogues, creative works, critical articles, essays, folklore, interviews, news stories, songs, raps, and speeches that are performed or written by African Americans. Both the book as a whole and the…

    Paperback – 2017-08-01 
    Routledge

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