Edmund Burke and the Art of Rhetoric

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Edmund Burke ranks among the most accomplished orators ever to debate in the British Parliament. But often his eloquence has been seen to compromise his achievements as a political thinker. In the first full-length account of Burke's rhetoric, Bullard argues that Burke's ideas about civil society, and particularly about the process of political deliberation, are, for better or worse, shaped by the expressiveness of his language. Above all, Burke's eloquence is designed to express ethos or character. This rhetorical ...

Edmund Burke and the Art of Rhetoric 2014, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107449107

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Edmund Burke and the Art of Rhetoric 2011, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107006577

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