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  • remixthecontext

    By Mark Amerika

    remixthecontext is a cunning and satirical collection of "theoretical fictions" composed by artist, novelist and media theorist Mark Amerika. A compelling riff on the classic Platonic dialogue, Amerika's remixthecontext features Walt Whitman Benjamin, a Professor of Creative Urgency who…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge

  • Landmark Essays on Rhetoric of Science: Case Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Randy Harris

    Rhetoric of science studies how scientists persuade and dissuade each other (that’s the way they make knowledge), and the rest of us (that’s the way they make change), about matter and molecules and life. This field is represented here by 15 landmark essays which centrally contribute to science…

    Paperback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • Pedagogies of Public Memory

    Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives

    Edited by Jane Greer, Laurie Grobman

    Pedagogies of Public Memory explores opportunities for writing and rhetorical education at museums, archives, and memorials. Readers will follow students working and writing at well-known sites of international interest (e.g., the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, and the…

    Paperback – 2017-10-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • 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

    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, 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

    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

    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

    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…

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

  • 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

  • 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 – 2017-08-17 
    Routledge

  • Legal Persuasion

    A Rhetorical Approach to the Science

    By Linda L. Berger, Kathryn M. Stanchi

    This book develops a central theme: legal persuasion results from making and breaking mental connections. This concept of making connections inspired the authors to take a rhetorical approach to the science of legal persuasion. That singular approach resulted in the integration of research from…

    Paperback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

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