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Reorienting Rhetoric: The Dialectic Of List And Story
Written in the form it discusses, Reorienting Rhetoric is both a narrative weaving out of a theme and a systematic treatment of a set of these ideas. The theme is the role of narration in the history of Western rhetoric. The ideas include the gradual tendency to privilege only systematic language, to discard all traditional modes of thinking, and to view narrative as an ob ...more
Hardcover, 316 pages
Published November 26th 1991 by Penn State University Press
(first published November 30th 1987)
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