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Aristotle. Nicomachean Ethics. Introduction to Aristotle. Richard McKeon. ed. New York: Modern Library, 1947.

_________. Nicomachean Ethics. Terence Irwin. trans. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1985.

_________. On Rhetoric. George Kennedy. trans. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1991.

_________. Posterior Analytics. Hugh Tredennick. trans. The Loeb Classical Library. G. P. Goold ed. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1926.

_________. Prior Analytics. Translated by A. J. Jenkinson, in The Great Books of the Western World edited by Robert M. Hutchins and Mortimer J. Adler. Chicago: Encyclopædia Britannica, 1952.

_________. Rhetoric. J.H. Freese. trans. The Loeb Classical Library. G. P. Goold ed. Cambridge: Harvard UP, 1926.

_________. Rhetoric. Translated by W. Rhys Roberts, in Aristotle: Rhetoric and Poetics, Friedrich Solmsen, ed. New York: Modern Library, 1954.

_________.Topics. Translated by W. A. Pickard-Cambridge, in The Great Books of the Western World , edited by Robert M. Hutchins and Mortimer J. Adler. Chicago: Encyclopædia Britannica, 1952.

Bacon, Francis. Advancement of Learning. The Great Books of the Western World. Robert M. Hutchins and Mortimer J. Adler eds. Chicago: Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1952.

Bitzer, Lloyd and Edwin Black, eds. The Prospect of Rhetoric. Eglewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1971.

Bizzell, Patricia and Bruce Herzberg. eds. The Rhetorical Tradition. New York: Bedford Books, 1990.

Booth, Wayne C. The Knowledge Most Worth Having. U Chicago Press, 1967.

_________. The Vocation of a Teacher. Chicago: U Chicago Press, 1988.

Brockriede, Wayne. “Arguers as Lovers.” Philosophy and Rhetoric 5 (1972): 1-11.

Campbell, John A. “Darwin, Thales and the Milkmaid.” Perspectives on Argumentation, Robert Trapp and Janice Schuetz, eds. (Waveland Press, 1990), 207-20.

Cicero. De Inventione. H. M. Hubbell. trans. The Loeb Classical Library. T. E. Page. ed. Cambridge: Harvard U P, 1960.

_________. Topica. H. M. Hubbell. trans. The Loeb Classical Library. T. E. Page, ed. Cambridge: Harvard U P, 1960.

_________. De Oratore. J. S. Watson. trans. Cicero on Oratory and Orators. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois U P, 1970.

Conley, Thomas M. Rhetoric in the European Tradition. New York: Longman, 1990.

Dieter, Otto Alvin Loeb. “Stasis.” Speech Monographs 17 (1950): 345-69.

Dunne, Joseph. Back to the Rough Ground: ëPhronesis’ and ëTechne’ in Modern Philosophy and in Aristotle. Notre Dame: U Notre Dame P, 1993.

Farrell, Thomas B. Norms of Rhetorical Culture. New Haven: Yale U P, 1993.

Foss, Sonja K. karen A. Foss and Robert Trapp. Contemporary Perspectives on Rhetoric. 2 d. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, 1991.

Golden, James L. and Joseph J. Pilotta eds. Practical Reasoning in Human Affairs. Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel Publishing Company, 1986.

Griffen, Leland M. "The Edifice Metaphor in Rhetorical Theory." Communication Monographs 27 (Nov 1960): 279-292.

Hauser, Gerard A. Introduction to Rhetorical Theory. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, 1991.

Jonsen, Albert R. and Stephen Toulmin. The Abuse of Casuistry. Berkeley: U California Press, 1988.

Jost, Walter. Rhetorical Thought in John Henry Newman. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 1989.

_________. “Teaching the Topics: Character, Rhetoric, and Liberal Education.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly 21 (1991): 1-16.

Kennedy, George A. Classical Rhetoric and Its Christian and Secular Tradition From Ancient to Modern Times. Chapel Hill: U North Carolina Press, 1980.

Leff, Michael. “The Topics of Argumentative Invention in Latin Rhetorical Theory from Cicero to Boethius.”Rhetorica 1 (1983): 23-44.

McKeon, Richard. Rhetoric. Woodbridge, CT: Ox Bow Press, 1987.

_________. “Creativity and the Commonplace.” Philosophy and Rhetoric 6 (1973): 199- 210.

Miller, Carolyn R. “Aristotle’s ëSpecial Topics’ in Rhetorical Practice and Pedagogy.” Rhetoric Society Quarterly 17 (1987): 61-70.

Moss, Jean Deitz. ed. Rhetoric and Praxis: The Contribution of Classical Rhetoric to Practical Reasoning. Washington, D.C.: The Catholic U of America Press, 1986.

Murphy, James J. ed. Medieval Eloquence. Berkeley: U of California P, 1978.

_________. Rhetoric in the Middle Ages. Berkeley: U of California P, 1974.

_________. ed. A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric. Davis, CA: Hermagoras Press, 1983.

Natanson, Maurice and Henry W. Johnstone, Jr. eds. Philosophy, Rhetoric and Argumentation. University Park: Pennsylvania State U Press, 1965.

Nelson, John S., Allan Megill, and Donald N. McCloskey, eds. The Rhetoric of the Human Sciences. Madison: U Wisconsin Press, 1987.

John Henry Newman. An Essay in Aid of a Grammar of Assent. Notre Dame: U Notre Dame P, 1979.

_________. The Idea of a University. Notre Dame: U Notre Dame P, 1982.

Olmsted, Wendy Raudenbush. “The Uses of Rhetoric: Indeterminacy in Legal Reasoning, Practical Thinking and the Interpretation of Literary Figures.” Philosophy and Rhetoric 24 (1991): 1-24.

Perelman, Chaim. “The New Rhetoric: A Theory of Practical Reasoning.” The Great Ideas Today. Chicago: Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc., 1970, 272-312.

_________.The New Rhetoric and the Humanities. Dordrecht, Holland: D. Reidel Publishing Co., 1979.

_________. The Realm of Rhetoric. Notre Dame: U Notre Dame Press, 1982.

Plato. Gorgias. The Great Books of the Western World edited by Robert M. Hutchins and Mortimer J. Adler. Chicago: Encyclopædia Britannica, 1952.

_________. Phaedrus. The Great Books of the Western World edited by Robert M. Hutchins and Mortimer J. Adler. Chicago: Encyclopædia Britannica, 1952.

Prelli, Lawrence J. A Rhetoric of Science: Inventing Scientific Discourse. Columbia: U South Carolina P, 1989.

Price, Robert. “Some Antistrophes to the Rhetoric.” Philosophy and Rhetoric 1 (1968): 145-64.

Richards, I. A. The Philosophy of Rhetoric. London: Oxford UP, 1936.

Rycenga, John A. and Schwartz, Joseph, eds. The Province of Rhetoric. New York: Ronald Press, 1965.

Simons, Herbert W. ed. The Rhetorical Turn. Chicago: U Chicago Press, 1990.

Sloane, Thomas O. ed. The Encyclopedia of Rhetoric. Oxford University Press, 2001.

Stump, Eleonore. Boethius’s De topicis differentiis. Ithaca: Cornell U P, 1978.

_________. Boethius’s In Ciceronis Topica. Ithaca: Cornell UP, 1988.

Tallmon, James M. “Casuistry and the Role of Rhetorical Reason in Ethical Inquiry,” Philosophy and Rhetoric 28 (1995): 377-87.

_________. "How Jonsen Really Views Casuistry: A Note on The Abuse of Father Wildes.” The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 13 (1994): 103-13.

_________. “Newman’s Contribution to Conceptualizing Rhetorical Reason,” Rhetoric Society Quarterly 25 (1995): 197-213.

Trapp, Robert and Janice Schuetz. eds. Perspectives on Argumentation. Prospect Heights, IL: Waveland Press, 1990.

Warnick, Barbara. “Judgment, Probability, and Aristotle’s Rhetoric.” Quarterly Journal of Speech 9 (1989): 299-311.

Weaver, Richard. Ethics of Rhetoric. Davis, CA: Hermagoras Press. 1985

_________. Ideas Have Consequences. U Chicago Press, 1948. (Now available from the Intercollegiate Studies Institute.)

_________. Language is Sermonic. Louisiana State U P, 1970.

_________. A Rhetoric and Handbook. Holt, Rhinehart and Winston, 1967.

_________. Visions of Order: The Cultural Crisis of Our Time. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State U P, 1964. (Now available from the Intercollegiate Studies Institute.)

Rhetoric Links

Bibliography of Rhetoric sil.org/humanities/rhetoric/biblio.htm The Fallacy Files gncurtis.home.texas.net/index.html Cicero: The Genres of Rhetoric towson.edu/~tinkler/reader/cicero.html The Rhetoric Stage classicalhomeschooling.org/trivium.html#rhetoric The Forest of Rhetoric humanities.byu.edu/rhetoric/silva.htm Rhetoric Notes-Links hu.mtu.edu/~dsulliva/rn/links.htm

Note: There are many, many more resources (both in print and on line). These are among the most helpful.

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