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Conversational rhetoric : the rise and fall of a women's tradition, 1600-1900, Jane Donawerth

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Conversational rhetoric : the rise and fall of a women's tradition, 1600-1900
Title
Conversational rhetoric
Title remainder
the rise and fall of a women's tradition, 1600-1900
Statement of responsibility
Jane Donawerth
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Much of the scholarly exchange regarding the history of women in rhetoric has emphasized women's rhetorical practices. In Conversational Rhetoric: The Rise and Fall of a Women's Tradition, 1600-1900, Jane Donawerth traces the historical development of rhetorical theory by women for women, studying the moments when women produced theory about the arts of communication in alternative genres-humanist treatises and dialogues, defenses of women's preaching, conduct books, and elocution handbooks. She examines the relationship between communication and gender and between theory and
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1947-
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Donawerth, Jane
Dewey number
808/.042082
Index
index present
LC call number
P301
LC item number
.D66 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in rhetorics and feminisms
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rhetoric
  • Rhetoric
  • English language
  • Women
  • Women
  • Oral communication
  • Oral communication
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • REFERENCE
  • English language
  • Oral communication
  • Rhetoric
  • Women
  • England
  • United States
  • Frau
  • Konversation
  • Rhetorik
  • Sprachkompetenz
  • Bildungsgut
  • USA
  • Großbritannien
  • Retorik
  • Engelska språket
  • Diskursanalys
  • Kvinnor
  • Verbal kommunikation
  • Konversation
  • Utbildning
Label
Conversational rhetoric : the rise and fall of a women's tradition, 1600-1900, Jane Donawerth
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-193) and index
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Humanist Dialogues and Defenses of Women's Education: Conversation as a Model for All Discourse -- Conduct Book Rhetoric: Constructing a Theory of Feminine Discourse -- Defenses of Women's Preaching: Dissenting Rhetoric and the Language of Women's Rights -- Elocution: Sentimental Culture and Performing Femininity -- Conclusion: Composition Textbooks by Women and the Decline of a Women's Tradition
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784949415
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1 online resource (xv, 205 pages)
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online
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9780809386307
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computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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not applicable
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remote
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(OCoLC)784949415
Label
Conversational rhetoric : the rise and fall of a women's tradition, 1600-1900, Jane Donawerth
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-193) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Humanist Dialogues and Defenses of Women's Education: Conversation as a Model for All Discourse -- Conduct Book Rhetoric: Constructing a Theory of Feminine Discourse -- Defenses of Women's Preaching: Dissenting Rhetoric and the Language of Women's Rights -- Elocution: Sentimental Culture and Performing Femininity -- Conclusion: Composition Textbooks by Women and the Decline of a Women's Tradition
Control code
784949415
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 205 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809386307
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)784949415

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