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Rhetoric and the republic

politics, civic discourse, and education in early America

by Mark Garrett Longaker

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa, Ala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Rhetoric -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • English language -- United States -- Rhetoric,
  • Rhetoric -- Social aspects -- United States,
  • Education, Higher -- United States -- History -- 18th century,
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-262) and index

    StatementMark Garrett Longaker
    SeriesRhetoric, culture, and social critique
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1405.U6 L66 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 266 p. ;
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17218072M
    ISBN 100817315470
    ISBN 109780817315474
    LC Control Number2006017692


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Gorgias (/ ˈ ɡ ɔːr ɡ i ə s /; Greek: Γοργίας [ɡorɡíaːs]) is a Socratic dialogue written by Plato around BC. The dialogue depicts a conversation between Socrates and a small group of sophists (and other guests) at a dinner gathering. Socrates debates with the sophist seeking the true definition of rhetoric, attempting to pinpoint the essence of rhetoric and unveil the flaws.

In order for rhetoric to be righteous (i.e., aligned with Plato's Idea of the Good), it must be subservient to dialectical philosophy, used sparingly, and only by the most enlightened dialectical masters--the Republic's Philosopher Kings.

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The Phaedrus seems to show philosophy and rhetoric as compatible, while Book One of the Republic presents a sophist with an intellectual position about justice alongside Socrates, with arguments that can seem sophistical. The Republic literature essays are academic essays for citation. These papers were written primarily by students and provide critical analysis of The Republic.

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Publius was perfectly content for legislation to be infrequent, little, and slowly decided.