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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Rhetoric.

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StatementI.A. Richards.
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p.
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21320159M
ISBN 100195007158

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Rhetoric, as Professor Richards defines it, is the study of misunderstanding and its remedies. The conventional rules of the old rhetoric and the formulations of scientific language have narrow 4/5(1). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Richards, I.A. (Ivor Armstrong), Philosophy of rhetoric. New York, London, Oxford University Press, The Philosophy of Rhetoric 作者: I. A. Richards 出版社: OUP USA 出版年: 页数: 定价: GBP 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分. The Philosophy of Rhetoric I. A. Richards. In this in-depth work, Richards defines rhetoric as the study of misunderstanding and its remedies. Focusing on how words work in discourse, he examines the interaction of words with each other and with their contexts, demonstrating how a continual synthesis of meaning--or "principle of metaphor"--gives life to discussion.