Argumentation Theory and the Rhetoric of Assent (Studies by David Williams,Michael David Hazen

By David Williams,Michael David Hazen

The issues of the essays in Argumentation idea and the Rhetoric of Assent all coalesce round the common query: "When, if ever, is assent justified?" The query fast triggers complicated and multifaceted issues of argument and, finally, strength. In parsing out the character of assent, the essays take divers methods: aesthetic and symbolist, rationalistic and formalistic, box idea, a number of conceptualizations of a public sphere, and so on. jointly, they give an insightful exploration of a thrilling new terrain argumentation studies.


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