Handbook of Classical Rhetoric in the Hellenistic Period, 330 B.C.-A.D. 400

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Stanley E. Porter
Brill, 1997 - Literary Criticism - 901 pages
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A comprehensive introduction to classical rhetoric as practised in the hellenistic period. The three sections define the major categories of rhetoric, analyze rhetorical practice according to genre, and treat individual writers in the rhetorical tradition.

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Contents

Historical Survey of Rhetoric
3
The Genres of Rhetoric
43
Arrangement
51
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Stanley E. Porter (PhD, University of Sheffield) is president, dean, and professor of New Testament at McMaster Divinity College in Hamilton, Ontario. A prolific scholar, he has authored or edited dozens of books, including "Fundamentals of New Testament Greek". He is also editor of the Library of Pauline Studies series.

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