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Rhetorical style the use of language in persuasion

Author: Jeanne Fahnestock
Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A comprehensive guide to the language of argument, Rhetorical Style offers a renewed appreciation of the persuasive power of the English language.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Fahnestock
ISBN: 9780199764129 0199764123 9780199764112 0199764115
OCLC Number: 901778019
Description: 449 p.
Contents: PART I. WORD CHOICE; PART II. SENTENCES; PART III. INTERACTIVE DIMENSION; PART IV. PASSAGE CONSTRUCTION
Responsibility: Jeanne Fahnestock.

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A rich and rewarding textbook that shows how stylistic features make for persuasion. It provides readers with a good introduction to the study of figures in the sense of classical rhetoric. * Read more...

 
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