Jane S. Sutton,Mari Lee Mifsud's A Revolution in Tropes: Alloiostrophic Rhetoric PDF

By Jane S. Sutton,Mari Lee Mifsud

A Revolution in Tropes is a groundbreaking learn of rhetoric and tropes. Theorizing new methods of seeing rhetoric and its dating with democratic deliberation, Jane Sutton and Mari Lee Mifsud discover and demonstrate alloiōsis as a trope of distinction, exception, and radical otherness. Their argument facilities on Aristotle’s idea of rhetoric via specific tropes of similarity that sustained a imaginative and prescient of civic discourse yet whilst underutilized tropes of distinction. while this imaginative and prescient is revolutionized, democratic deliberation can practice and enhance its ends of equality, justice, and freedom. Marie-Odile N. Hobeika and Michele Kennerly sign up for Sutton and Mifsud in pushing the bounds of rhetoric by way of enticing rhetoric alloiostrophically. Their collective efforts paintings to reveal the probabilities of what rhetoric should be. A Revolution in Tropes will attract students of rhetoric, philosophy, and communication

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