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Author Guiguzi, active 4th century B.C., author

Title Guiguzi, China's first treatise on rhetoric : a critical translation and commentary / translated by Hui Wu ; with commentaries by Hui Wu and C. Jan Swearingen
Published Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 180 pages)
Series Landmarks in rhetoric and public address
Landmarks in rhetoric and public address.
Contents Redrawing the map of rhetoric: introducing Guiguzi -- Notes on the translation -- Guiguzi: a critical translation -- Book I -- Book II -- Book III -- Under western eyes: a comparison of Guigucian rhetoric with the Pre-Socratics, Plato, and Aristotle
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-166) and index
Notes Translated from the Chinese
Print version record
Subject Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Swearingen, C. Jan, writer of added commentary
Wu, Hui, 1953- translator, writer of added commentary
ISBN 0809335271 (electronic book)
9780809335275 (electronic book)
Other Titles Guiguzi. English