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The selected writings of John Witherspoon

Author: John Witherspoon; Thomas P Miller
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 2015. ©1990
Series: Landmarks in rhetoric and public address.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Considered the first significant teacher of rhetoric in America, John Witherspoon also introduced Scottish moral philosophy to the US. Thomas P. Miller argues that Witherspoon's career exemplifies  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Church history
Named Person: John Witherspoon; John Witherspoon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Witherspoon; Thomas P Miller
ISBN: 9780809334674 0809334674
OCLC Number: 921186267
Description: xii, 318 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Ecclesiastical characteristics : or, The arcana of church policy --
Address to the inhabitants of Jamaica, and other West India Islands, in behalf of the College of New Jersey --
Christian magnanimity --
The dominion of providence over the passions of men --
Part of a speech in Congress, upon the Confederation --
Lectures on moral philosophy --
Lectures on eloquence.
Series Title: Landmarks in rhetoric and public address.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas P. Miller.


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