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Sophistical rhetoric in classical Greece

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University of South Carolina Press , Columbia, S.C
Rhetoric, Ancient., Sophists (Greek philos
StatementJohn Poulakos.
SeriesStudies in rhetoric/communication
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LC ClassificationsPA3265 .P68 1995
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Paginationxiv, 220 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1094239M
ISBN 100872498999
LC Control Number94018680

In Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece, John Poulakos offers a new conceptualization of sophistry, explaining its direction and shape as well as the reasons why Plato, Isocrates, and Aristotle found it objectionable.

Poulakos argues that a proper understanding of sophistical rhetoric requires a grasp of three cultural dynamics of the fifth century B.C.: the logic of circumstances 5/5(2).

In Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece, John Poulakos offers a new conceptualization of sophistry, explaining its direction and shape as well as the reasons why Plato, Isocrates, Sophistical rhetoric in classical Greece book Aristotle found it : John Poulakos. In Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece, John Poulakos offers a new conceptualization of sophistry, explaining its direction and shape as well as the reasons why Plato, Isocrates, and Aristotle found it by: Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece.

John Poulakos. An introduction to the rhetorical tradition of sophistical dialectics in antiquity. In Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece, John Poulakos offers a new conceptualization of sophistry, explaining its direction and shape as well as the reasons why Plato, Isocrates, and Aristotle found it objectionable.

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It is not pure rhetoric, as Plato wants us to believe, but it provides an alternative to the philosophical mainstream.

A sophistic history of philosophy questions the orthodox philosophical history of philosophy: that of ontology and truth in itself. In this book, we discover unusual Presocratics, wreaking havoc with the fetish of true and false. In Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece, John Poulakos offers a new conceptualization of sophistry, explaining its direction and shape as well as the reasons why Plato, Isocrates, and Aristotle found it Brand: University of South Carolina Press.

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Rhetoric and Sophistical Refutations (With Active Table of Contents) eBook: Aristotle, Roberts, W. Rhys, Pickard-Cambridge, W. A.: : Kindle StoreAuthor: Aristotle. 21 editions published between and in 3 languages and held by 2, WorldCat member libraries worldwide In Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece, John Poulakos offers a new conceptualization of sophistry, explaining its direction and shape as well as the reasons why Plato, Isocrates, and Aristotle found it objectionable.

Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece () According to WorldCat, the book is held in libraries; Classical Rhetorical Theory () Co-writer with Takis Poulakos According to WorldCat, the book is held in libraries; Classical Rhetorics and Rhetoricians:: critical studies and sources, ed.

M Balif & MG Moran () Wrote section on Gorgias; References. Text. Greek editions. Translations. Aristotle of Stageira, complete works: Académie de Nice (trr. various; W.D. Ross, general editor) Aristotle, Analytica Posteriora See Aristotle, Posterior Analytics Aristotle, Analytica Priora See Aristotle, Prior Analytics Aristotle, De Anima See Aristotle, On the Soul Aristotle [attrib.] Athenaion Politeia (Constitution of the Athenians).

On Sophistical Refutations Aristotle The Greek philosopher Aristotle is one of the founding figures in Western philosophy. His writings cover a multitude of subjects from physics, poetry, theater, music, politics, science and gods.

His writings are the earliest known use of formal. The study of rhetoric was contested in classical Greece: on the one side were the Sophists, and on the other side were Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.

sophistical rhetoric. In stark contrast to the emotional rhetoric and poetry of the sophists was a rhetoric grounded in Overview Of Book I The Rhetoric consists of three books. Book I.

Aristotle's Rhetoric (Ancient Greek: Ῥητορική, romanized: Rhētorikḗ; Latin: Ars Rhetorica) is an ancient Greek treatise on the art of persuasion, dating from the 4th century BCE.

The English title varies: typically it is titled Rhetoric, the Art of Rhetoric, On Rhetoric, or a Treatise on Rhetoric. ARISTOTLE: Rhetoric - FULL AudioBook - Classical Philosophy of Ancient Greece The Rhetoric was developed by Aristotle during two periods when he was in Athen. Aristotle's Rhetoric (Ancient Greek: Ῥητορική, translit.

Rhētorikḗ; Latin: Ars Rhetorica) is an ancient Greek treatise on the art of persuasion, dating from the 4th century BC. Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece. John Poulakos - - Philosophy and Rhetoric 29 (4) Paul's True Rhetoric Ambiguity, Cunning, and Deception in Greece and Rome.

Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece. Columbia: U of South Carolina P, "Toward a Sophistic Definition of Rhetoric." Philosophy & Rhetoric 16 (): 35– Pullman, George L.

"Reconsidering Sophistic Rhetoric in Light of Skeptical Epistemology." Rhetoric Review 13 (): de Romilly, Jacqueline.

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The study of rhetoric was contested in classical Greece: on the one side were the sophists, and on the other side were Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.

The trio saw rhetoric and poetry as tools that were too often used to manipulate others by appealing to emotion and omitting facts. and rhetoric within our contemporary cultural milieu.

More specifically, the dissertation is organized into five main parts: The first chapter offers an introduction to and thorough background of the sophists in ancient and classical Greece; the second chapter reviews.

de Romilly, Jacqueline, Magic and Rhetoric in Ancient Greece and Jarratt, Susan C. Rereading the Sophists: Classical Rhetoric Reconsidered and Walker, Jeffrey. Rhetoric and Poetics in Antiquity, Chapters Murphy, James J., Renaissance Eloquence: Studies in the Theory and Practice of Renaissance Rhetoric.The study of rhetoric was contested in classical Greece: on the one side were the sophists laid the blame for the arrest and the death of Socrates at the feet of sophistical rhetoric.

In stark contrast to the emotional rhetoric and poetry of the sophists was a rhetoric grounded in philosophy and the pursuit of enlightenment.

Book III is. I will instead begin with Aristotle, who, in his book on the subject, defined rhetoric as the "ability in each particular case, to see the available means of persuasion." John Poulakos, Sophistical Rhetoric in Classical Greece (Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, ), 7.

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