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  1. The Multimediated Rhetoric of the Internet

    Digital Fusion

    By Carolyn Handa

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    This project is a critical, rhetorical study of the digital text we call the Internet, in particular the style and figurative surface of its many pages as well as the conceptual, design patterns structuring the content of those same pages. Handa argues that as our lives become increasingly digital,...

    Published December 25th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Reading Castaneda (Routledge Revivals)

    A Prologue to the Social Sciences

    By David Silverman

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Carlos Castaneda’s accounts of his meeting with the Yaqui Indian magician Don Juan are well known to sociologists both in Britain and in America. Using material largely from Castaneda’s The Teachings of Don Juan, David Silverman here seeks to introduce the student of Sociology to some of the...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Adaptive Rhetoric

    Evolution, Culture, and the Art of Persuasion

    By Alex C. Parrish

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    Rhetorical scholarship has for decades relied solely on culture to explain persuasive behavior. While this focus allows for deep explorations of historical circumstance, it neglects the powerful effects of biology on rhetorical behavior – how our bodies and brains help shape and constrain...

    Published December 1st 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Moral Rhetoric of Political Economy

    Justice and Modern Economic Thought

    By Paul Turpin

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

    This book examines the effects of the moral rhetoric of the market concept of justice on our understanding of justice. Market theory’s elevation of the role of commutative justice, or justice in exchange and property, is often taken as liberalism’s revolutionary change in priorities of justice in...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Rhetoric, Remembrance, and Visual Form

    Sighting Memory

    Edited by Anne Teresa Demo, Bradford Vivian

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    This volume offers a multifaceted investigation of intersections among visual and memorial forms in modern art, politics, and society. The question of the relationships among images and memory is particularly relevant to contemporary society, at a time when visually-based technologies are...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Analyzing Digital Fiction

    Edited by Alice Bell, Astrid Ensslin, Hans Rustad

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Stylistics

    Written for and read on a computer screen, digital fiction pursues its verbal, discursive and conceptual complexity through the digital medium. It is fiction whose structure, form and meaning are dictated by the digital context in which it is produced and requires analytical approaches that are...

    Published October 27th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Pros and Cons

    A Debaters Handbook, 19th Edition

    Edited by Debbie Newman, Ben Woolgar

    Pros and Cons: A Debaters Handbook offers a unique and invaluable guide to the arguments both for and against over 140 current controversies and global issues. Since it was first published in 1896 the handbook has been regularly updated and this nineteenth edition includes new entries on topics...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Rhetoric of Food

    Discourse, Materiality, and Power

    Edited by Joshua Frye, Michael Bruner

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    This book focuses on the rhetoric of food and the power dimensions that intersect this most fundamental but increasingly popular area of ideology and practice, including politics, culture, lifestyle, identity, advertising, environment, and economy. The essays visit a rich variety of dominant...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  9. A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric

    By Richard Andrews

    A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric describes, explains, and argues the overarching theory of contemporary rhetoric. This current view of rhetoric brings together themes in the communication arts, including political literary criticism; bi- and multi-lingualism; multimodality; framing as an artistic...

    Published August 27th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Rhetoric and Ethics in the Cybernetic Age

    The Transhuman Condition

    By Jeff Pruchnic

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    It has become increasingly difficult to ignore the ways that the centrality of new media and technologies — from the global networking of information systems and social media to new possibilities for altering human genetics — seem to make obsolete our traditional ways of thinking about ethics and...

    Published August 26th 2013 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Landmark Essays on Rhetoric and Feminism: 1973-2000
    Edited by Cheryl Glenn, Andrea Lunsford
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  2. Philosophy as a Literary Art: Making Things Up
    Edited by Costica Bradatan
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  3. Disturbing Argument
    Edited by Catherine Palczewski
    To Be Published September 18th 2014
  4. Talk about Writing: The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors
    By Jo Mackiewicz, Isabelle Kramer Thompson
    To Be Published September 29th 2014
  5. Landmark Essays on Speech and Writing
    Edited by Peter Elbow
    To Be Published October 13th 2014

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