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On Rhetoric: A Theory of Civic Discourse Overview & Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

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Chapter Abstracts

Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.

Book I, Chapters 1-3 Abstract

* Aristotle defined rhetoric as neither an art nor a science because it was a form of persuasion.

Book I, Chapters 4-9 Abstract

* By examining both sides of a question, the truth can be located, and positions defended with accuracy.

Book I, Chapters 10-15 Abstract

* As one of the three modes of...

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