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ENGL 523 - History of Rhetoric

(3 credits)
In this course, students consider the works of significant theorists in the history of rhetoric and address several themes which run throughout the development of rhetorical theory, including the relationship of rhetoric to truth, the place of invention and of style in rhetoric, the function of rhetoric in a democracy, and the relationship of rhetoric to composition in contemporary composition theory. Offered spring semester, alternate years.