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Oratory in action

Author: Michael Edwards; Christopher Reid
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the U.S.A. by Palgrave, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study examines the power and possibilities of public speaking, ranging from the oratory of the Athenian law courts to the political oratory of New Labour. A distinctive feature of the book is  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Oratory in action.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the U.S.A. by Palgrave, 2004
(OCoLC)607390679
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Edwards; Christopher Reid
ISBN: 0719062802 9780719062803 0719062810 9780719062810
OCLC Number: 53919519
Description: 216 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction / Michael Edwards & Christopher Reid --
The birth of the law court / Alastair Blanshard --
Creating responsibility / Eleni Volonaki --
Kairos in fourth-century Greek oratory / Stephen Usher --
Practical advocacy in Roman Egypt / Malcolm Heath --
Transformation of the city / Aideen Hartney --
The morning (Post) after / Michael Simpson --
Pronouncing sentence on medical murderers in the nineteenth century / Paul Robertshaw --
F.E. Smith's maiden speech / Christopher Smith --
Margaret Thatcher and the gendering of political oratory / Christopher Reid --
Video Cicero.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Edwards & Christopher Reid.
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