A Companion to Rhetoric and Rhetorical Criticism
A Companion to Rhetoric offers the first major survey in two decades of the field of rhetorical studies and of the practice of rhetorical theory and criticism across a range of disciplines. * Assesses rhetoric's place in the larger intellectual universe. * Focuses on the practical side of rhetoric, looking at specific works, problems and figures. * Provides examples of rhetoric from ancient times to the present day. * Written by leading scholars from a variety of different fields.