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  • Globalism and Gendering Cancer

    Tracking the Trope of Oncogenic Women from the US to Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Miriam O'Kane Mara

    This book connects a rhetorical examination of medical and public health policy documents with a humanistic investigation of cultural texts to uncover the link between gendered representations of health and cancer. The author argues that in western biomedical contexts cancer is considered a women’…

    Hardback – 2019-11-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Communication Studies

  • Architecture as Civil Commitment: Lucio Costa's Modernist Project for Brazil

    1st Edition

    By Gaia Piccarolo

    Architecture as Civil Commitment analyses the many ways in which Lucio Costa shaped the discourse of Brazilian modern architecture, tracing the roots, developments, and counter-marches of a singular form of engagement that programmatically chose to act by cultural means rather than by political…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Architecture

  • Mediating Nature

    The Role of Technology in Ecological Literacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sidney I. Dobrin, Sean Morey

    Mediating Nature considers how technology acts as a mediating device in the construction and circulation of images that inform how we see and know nature. Scholarship in environmental communication has focused almost exclusively on verbal rather than visual rhetoric, and this book engages…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Environmental Literature, Culture and Media

  • 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

  • Rhetorical Ethos in Health and Medicine

    Patient Credibility, Stigma, and Misdiagnosis, 1st Edition

    By Cathryn Molloy

    This book explores rhetorical ethos and its ongoing role in patients’ credibility and in misdiagnoses stemming from gender, race and class-based biases. Drawing on the concept of ethos as a theoretical framework, it explores health and mental illness across different conditions and across different…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

  • Gender, Sexuality, and the Cultural Politics of Men’s Identity

    Literacies of Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Robert Mundy, Harry Denny

    This book considers mass media and contemporary cultural trends to examine masculinity at a point of unprecedented change. While sexual and gender politics have always been fraught, the long unexamined privilege associated with masculinity is now subject to intense scrutiny marked by a host of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • 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

  • Landmark Essays on Rhetoric of Science: Issues and Methods

    1st Edition

    Edited by Randy Allen Harris

    Landmark Essays in Rhetoric of Science: Issues and Methods compiles the essential readings of the vibrant field of rhetoric of science, tracing the growth and core concerns of the field since its development in the 1970s. A companion to Randy Allen Harris’s foundational Landmark Essays in Rhetoric…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30
    Routledge
    Landmark Essays Series

  • The Religious Rhetoric of U.S. Presidential Candidates

    A Corpus Linguistics Approach to the Rhetorical God Gap, 1st Edition

    By Arnaud Vincent

    Drawing on corpus linguistic methods of analysis, this book critically examines the "rhetorical God gap" in American political discourse between the Democratic and Republican parties. The volume investigates the claims (which have often not been substantiated by quantitative data in the literature…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Writing Democracy

    The Political Turn in and Beyond the Trump Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Shannon Carter, Deborah Mutnick, Stephen Parks, Jessica Pauszek

    Writing Democracy: The Political Turn in and Beyond the Trump Era calls on the field of writing studies to take up a necessary agenda of social and economic change in its classrooms, its scholarship, and its communities to challenge the rise of neoliberalism and right-wing nationalism.    Grown out…

    Hardback – 2019-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Writing Studies

  • 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

  • Word Choice Errors

    A Descriptive Linguistics Approach, 1st Edition

    By Gulsat Aygen, Sarah Eastlund

    American English has many word pairs and trios that are alike enough to be confusing. Word Choice Errors provides a novel way to empower writers of all levels to cut through the confusion to understand which word to use and why that’s the word to use. Written in a user-friendly style, grounded in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

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