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Published by Published for the Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion/Corporation canadienne des sciences religieuses by Wilfrid Laurier University Press in Waterloo, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- History.,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.,
  • Rhetoric, Ancient.,
  • Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Social aspects -- Mediterranean Region.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWilli Braun, editor.
    SeriesStudies in Christianity and Judaism = Études sur le christianisme et le judaïsme -- 16, Studies in Christianity and Judaism -- 16.
    ContributionsBraun, Willi, 1954-, Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 257 p. ;
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22612216M
    ISBN 100889204624


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Get this from a library. Rhetoric and reality in early Christianities. [Willi Braun; Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion.;] -- Annotation Explores questions about persuasion and its relationship to early Christianities. The essays cover a wide chronological range and diverse topical examples.

Annotation These essays. The essays in Rhetoric and Reality in Early Christianities explore questions about persuasion and its relationship to early Christianities. The contributors theorize about persuasion as the effect of verbal performances, such as argumentation in accordance with rules of rhetoric, or as a result of other types of performance: ritual, behavioural Cited by: 2.

Rhetoric and Reality in Early Christianities. The book includes Rhetoric and reality in early Christianities book separate bibliographies for each chapter as well as endnotes. It will appeal to a wide range of readers for its main thesis that rhetoric as a means of communication and persuasion needs to be defined more imaginatively in the Rhetoric and reality in early Christianities book of early : Carolyn Hammond.

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Henderson. Rhetoric is a counterpart 1 of Dialectic; for both have to do with matters that are in a manner within the cognizance of all men and not confined 2 to any special science.

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