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Audience, Words, and Art

Studies in Seventeenth–Century French Rhetoric

Hugh M. Davidson

Front Matter
Table of Contents
1. Problem and Solutions (I)
2. Problem and Solutions (II)
3. Port–Royal: Logic vs. Rhetoric (I)
4. Port–Royal: Logic vs. Rhetoric (II)
5. Pascal’s Two Arts of Persuasion
6. Three Conceptions of the Audience
7. Conclusions and Implications
Back Matter

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