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 4: Recovering, Revisioning, and Regendering the History of 18th- and 19th-century Rhetorical Theory and Practice
Recovering, Revisioning, and Regendering the History of 18th- and 19th-century Rhetorical Theory and Practice
Scholars generally agree that the modernization of rhetoric commenced in the late 17th century, coalesced in the 18th century, and was largely abandoned by the ...