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  • 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 – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Technical Communication, Rhetoric, and Culture

  • 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

    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 – 2018-06-21 
    Routledge

  • Why We Argue (And How We Should)

    A Guide to Political Disagreement in an Age of Unreason, 2nd Edition

    By Scott F. Aikin, Robert B. Talisse

    Debate coaches and argumentation theorists shudder at what passed for critical discourse in the U.S. presidential primaries and 2016 general elections.  It’s also widely acknowledged that an individual inept at public debate won the U.S. presidency.  In this timely and necessary 2nd  Edition of Why…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Involving the Audience

    A Rhetoric Perspective on Using Social Media to Improve Websites

    By Lee Ann Kastman Breuch

    Involving the Audience: A Rhetoric Perspective on Using Social Media to Improve examines the usability challenges raised by large complex websites and proposes ways the social web can expand usability research to address these new challenges. Using the website healthcare.gov as an initial…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

  • 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, 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 Aesthetics, Poetics, and Rhetoric of Soccer

    Edited by Ridvan Askin, Catherine Diederich, Aline Bieri

    Soccer has long been known as 'the beautiful game.' This multi-disciplinary volume explores soccer, soccer culture, and the representation of soccer in art, film, and literature, using the critical tools of aesthetics, poetics, and rhetoric. Including international contributions from scholars of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Connections Between Neuroscience, Rhetoric, and Writing

    A Plastic Pedagogy for the Digital Age

    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…

    Hardback – 2018-05-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

  • The Natural Speaker

    9th Edition

    By Randy Fujishin

    The Natural Speaker is a friendly step-by-step guide to public speaking that explores the fundamental skills necessary to present a natural, and rewarding speech to any audience. By providing an overview of speech construction, practice, and delivery, this book is designed to enhance and improve…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge
    Race and Politics

  • On African-American Rhetoric

    By Keith Gilyard, Adam J. Banks

    On African-American Rhetoric traces the arc of strategic language use by African Americans from rhetorical forms such as slave narratives and the spirituals to Black digital expression and contemporary activism. The governing idea is to illustrate the basic call-response process of African–American…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge

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