• Connections Between Neuroscience, Rhetoric, and Writing: A Plastic Pedagogy for the Digital Age book cover

    Connections Between Neuroscience, Rhetoric, and Writing

    A Plastic Pedagogy for the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Edward J. Comstock

    This book argues that contemporary neuroscience compliments, extends, and challenges recent and influential posthuman and new materialist accounts of the relations between rhetoric, affect, and writing pedagogy. Drawing on cutting-edge neuro-philosophy, Comstock re-thinks both historical and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-10-02
    Routledge
    Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

  • Poetic Revelations: Word Made Flesh Made Word: The Power of the Word III book cover

    Poetic Revelations

    Word Made Flesh Made Word: The Power of the Word III, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark S. Burrows, Jean Ward, Małgorzata Grzegorzewska

    This book explores the much debated relation of language and bodily experience (i.e. the 'flesh'), considering in particular how poetry functions as revelatory discourse and thus relates to the formal horizon of theological inquiry. The central thematic focus is around a 'phenomenology of the flesh…

    Paperback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge

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

    Discourses of Denial

    The Rhetoric of American Academic Labor, 1st Edition

    By Thomas A. 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…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

  • 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

  • Handbook of Literacy and Technology: Transformations in A Post-typographic World book cover

    Handbook of Literacy and Technology

    Transformations in A Post-typographic World, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Reinking, Michael C. McKenna, Linda D. Labbo, Ronald D. Kieffer

    The major shift going on today in the technologies of reading and writing raises important questions about conventional conceptions of literacy and its role in education, society, and culture. What are the important characteristics of electronic forms of reading and writing distinguishing them from…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge

  • Bruce Springsteen and Popular Music: Rhetoric, Social Consciousness, and Contemporary Culture book cover

    Bruce Springsteen and Popular Music

    Rhetoric, Social Consciousness, and Contemporary Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by William I. Wolff

    This interdisciplinary volume enters the scholarly conversation about Bruce Springsteen at the moment when he has reinforced his status of global superstar and achieved the status of social critic. Covering musical and cultural developments, chapters primarily consider work Springsteen has released…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Microhistories of Communication Studies: Mapping the Future of Communication through Local Narratives book cover

    Microhistories of Communication Studies

    Mapping the Future of Communication through Local Narratives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pat J. Gehrke

    The story of an academic discipline is usually conveyed in grand movements and long spans, but it can also be told through the lives of individual scholars, through the development of specialties, through the creation and change of departments, and through the formation and transformation of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge

  • The China-Japan Border Dispute: Islands of Contention in Multidisciplinary Perspective book cover

    The China-Japan Border Dispute

    Islands of Contention in Multidisciplinary Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tim F. Liao, Kimie Hara, Krista Wiegand

    Crossing disciplinary boundaries, this volume offers a rare forum for a serious analysis of the territorial dispute over the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands between China and Japan. To understand the complexity of the dispute and to find peaceful solutions, we must reach beyond the confines of a single…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Rethinking Asia and International Relations

  • Communicating Mobility and Technology: A Material Rhetoric for Persuasive Transportation book cover

    Communicating Mobility and Technology

    A Material Rhetoric for Persuasive Transportation, 1st Edition

    By Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder

    Winner of the 2018 CCCC Technical and Scientific Communication Award in the category of Best Book in Technical or Scientific CommunicationResponding to the effects of human mobility and crises such as depleting oil supplies, Ehren Helmut Pflugfelder turns specifically to automobility, a term used…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • The Rhetoric of Racist Humour: US, UK and Global Race Joking book cover

    The Rhetoric of Racist Humour

    US, UK and Global Race Joking, 1st Edition

    By Simon Weaver

    In today's multicultural and multireligious societies, humour and comedy often become the focus of controversy over alleged racist or offensive content, as shown, for instance, by the intense debate of Sacha Baron Cohen's characters Ali G and Borat, and the Prophet Muhammad cartoons published in…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • Rhetorics of Names and Naming book cover

    Rhetorics of Names and Naming

    1st Edition

    Edited by Star Medzerian Vanguri

    This volume takes up rhetorical approaches to our primarily linguistic understanding of how names work, considering how theories of materiality in rhetoric enrich conceptions of the name as word or symbol and help explain the processes of name bestowal, accumulation, loss, and theft. Contributors…

    Paperback – 2018-04-27
    Routledge

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