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Her refusal to assign blame, while it has often led critics to describe her as uncritical of slavery, is an important element in Wheatley's rhetorical strategy and certainly one of the reasons her poetry was published in the first place.
His use of plural personal pronouns was a rhetorical device to instill guilt and promote change.
Thrice Born: The Rhetorical Comeback of Jimmy Swaggart.
In Reception Histories Steven Mailloux sets out to clarify and elaborate the interpretive project first proposed in Rhetorical Power (Ithaca, NY, and London: Cornell University Press, 1989).
Does Gipe's rhetorical aestheticization of his found images, particularly those paintings from the Nazi era, make them more significant, by making them more elusive and consummate, more purely art, or does it paradoxically confirm their banality, reducing them to historical curiosities?
Rhetorical devices, artful deviations that put a twist on the familiar, are frequently found in advertisements.
As a result of this rhetorical turn, a growing number of scholars doing research on organizations and technology take a reflexive stance toward their own discourse.
The first part is about the rhetorical tradition, particularly as it was developed by the Tudor humanists.
Rhetorical Code Studies: Discovering Arguments in and Around Code
The Rhetorical Fabric of the Traditional Arabic Qasida in Its Formative Stages: A Comparative Study of the Rhetoric in Two Traditional Poems by 'Alqama l-Fahl and Bashshar b.
Indigenous scholarship like yin-yang studies has unearthed a series of rhetorical terminologies in the Chinese rhetorical tradition, such as bian ([phrase omitted]), shui ([phrase omitted]), ci ([phrase omitted]) yan ([phrase omitted]), jian ([phrase omitted]), lun ([phrase omitted]), and wen ([phrase omitted]), to redraw the world landscape of rhetoric (Chen, 2011; Lu, 1998; Wu, 2016).
In his insightful essay 'Authors, Resources, Audiences: Toward a Rhetorical Poetics of Narrative" James Phelan convincingly argues for a rhetorical theory of narrative which "provides greater explanatory power for some significant aspects of narrative" than "approaches that conceive of narrative primarily as a structure of meanings" (2).