Style in Rhetoric and Composition A Critical Sourcebook

ISBN-10: 0312547331

ISBN-13: 9780312547332

Edition: 2010

Authors: Paul Butler
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Description: Style in Rhetoric and Composition gathers essays that trace the evolution of the study of style and illustrates the debates that continue to shape style pedagogies within the field of rhetoric and composition. Selections encompass works by classical rhetoricians and modern compositionists alike addressing a range of issues that includes grammar in style, sentence-based pedagogies, imitation, and alternative rhetorics.

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List price: $51.99
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 3/16/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 688
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Introduction: The Stylistic (Re) Turn in Rhetoric and Composition
The Rise and Fall of the Study of Style
Introduction
The Rise
On Prose Style
From Orator
Book X, Chapter 2
The Fall
Apologies and Accommodations: Imitation and the Writing Process
The Erasure of the Sentence
Whatever Happened to the Paragraph?
Stylistic Influences and Debates
Introduction
Theories of Style and Their Implications for the Teaching of Composition
A Generative Rhetoric of the Sentence
The Relation of Grammar to Style
Closing the Books on Alchemy
Use Definite, Specific, Concrete Language
Defining Complexity
Style and Pedagogy
Introduction
Teaching Style
Grammars of Style: New Options in Composition
Revitalizing Style: Toward a New Theory and Pedagogy
Making a Case for Rhetorical Grammar
Down from the Haymow: One Hundred Years of Sentence-Combining
Style and Culture
Introduction
"How I Got Ovuh": African World View and Afro-American Oral Tradition
Professing Multiculturalism: The Politics of Style in the Contact Zone
The Feminine Style: Theory and Fact
The Cultures of Literature and Composition: What Could Each Learn from the Other?
Style and the Future
Introduction
Ancient and Contemporary Compositions That "Come Alive": Clarity as Pleasure, Sound as Magic
The National Prose Problem
Style and the Public Intellectual: Rethinking Composition in the Public Sphere
Sounding the Other Who Speaks in Me: Toward a Dialogic Understanding of Imitation
Style/Substance Matrix
Additional Readings
About the Editor
Index
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