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The essential Wayne Booth, edited and with an introduction by Walter Jost

Label
The essential Wayne Booth
Title
The essential Wayne Booth
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Walter Jost
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Booth, Wayne C
Index
index present
LC call number
PN511
LC item number
.B56 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jost, Walter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Rhetoric
  • Criticism
  • Literatuurtheorie
  • Literatuurkritiek
  • Retorica
Label
The essential Wayne Booth, edited and with an introduction by Walter Jost
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-357) and index
Contents
Macbeth as tragic hero -- Control of distance in Jane Austen's Emma -- The rhetorical stance -- The revival of rhetoric -- Metaphor as rhetoric: the problem of evaluation (with ten literal "theses") -- The empire of irony -- Richard McKeon's pluralism: the path between dogmatism and relativism -- How Bakhtin woke me up -- "The way I loved George Eliot": friendship with books as a neglected critical metaphor -- On relocating ethical criticism -- The ethics of forms: taking flight with The wings of the dove -- The ethics of teaching literature -- "Of the standard of moral taste": literary criticism as moral inquiry -- Rhetoric, science, religion -- The idea of a university--as seen by a rhetorician -- For the love of it: spending, wasting, and redeeming time -- Coda: mere rhetoric, rhetorology, and the search for a common learning
Control code
62282214
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 375 p.
Isbn
9780226065922
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005032417
System control number
(OCoLC)62282214
Label
The essential Wayne Booth, edited and with an introduction by Walter Jost
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-357) and index
Contents
Macbeth as tragic hero -- Control of distance in Jane Austen's Emma -- The rhetorical stance -- The revival of rhetoric -- Metaphor as rhetoric: the problem of evaluation (with ten literal "theses") -- The empire of irony -- Richard McKeon's pluralism: the path between dogmatism and relativism -- How Bakhtin woke me up -- "The way I loved George Eliot": friendship with books as a neglected critical metaphor -- On relocating ethical criticism -- The ethics of forms: taking flight with The wings of the dove -- The ethics of teaching literature -- "Of the standard of moral taste": literary criticism as moral inquiry -- Rhetoric, science, religion -- The idea of a university--as seen by a rhetorician -- For the love of it: spending, wasting, and redeeming time -- Coda: mere rhetoric, rhetorology, and the search for a common learning
Control code
62282214
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
vi, 375 p.
Isbn
9780226065922
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005032417
System control number
(OCoLC)62282214

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