Norms of rhetorical culture by Thomas B. Farrell

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Rhetoric,
  • Reason

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-369) and index.

Book details

StatementThomas B. Farrell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP301 .F37 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 374 p. :
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1407768M
ISBN 100300053851
LC Control Number93016229

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