The SAGE Handbook of Rhetorical Studies surveys the latest advances in rhetorical scholarship, synthesizing theories and practices across major areas of study in the field and pointing the way for future studies. Edited by Andrea A. Lunsford and Associate Editors Kirt H. Wilson and Rosa A. Eberly, the Handbook aims to introduce a new generation of students to rhetorical study and provide a deeply informed and ready resource for scholars currently working in the field.
Chapter 20: Civic Participation and the Undergraduate Curriculum
Civic Participation and the Undergraduate Curriculum
Rhetoric's role in civic education … is not just in the public performance of political discourse but in the education of young minds that prepares them to perform their citizenship. ...