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Views of Plato & Aristotle on Rhetoric

.... In Gorgias, Socrates is willing ôto have a discussionö, thus maintaining that he will not hear a discourse such as that typically given by the Sophists like ....

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Greek Religion. Paleolithic Age. Plato's Dialetic.

.... In Gorgias, Socrates offers ôto have a discussion,ö meaning in effect he will not listen to the kind of ôrhetoricö that is typically provided by the ....

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Plato as a Rhetorician

.... against an honest man. Socrates begins the dialogue by asking Gorgias about the value of rhetoric. Gorgias answers readily that ....

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Plato and the Sophists

.... against an honest man. Socrates begins the dialogue by asking Gorgias about the value of rhetoric. Gorgias answers readily that ....

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Criticism of Fannie Lou Hamer

.... Instead, in Gorgias, Socrates will not listen to oratory from Gorgias because he believes it is merely a "long style of speechmaking" that offers little ....

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PLATO ESSAY: Plato's Dialogues

.... As Socrates tells Gorgias, who puts up a fierce defense of rhetoric as the highest art in Gorgias, ôEvidently oratory is a producer of conviction-persuasion ....

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Plato's Dialogues

.... As Socrates tells Gorgias, who puts up a fierce defense of rhetoric as the highest art in Gorgias, ôEvidently oratory is a producer of conviction-persuasion ....

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John Stuart Mill's Utilitarianism

.... It will contrast his views with those ascribed to Callicles and to Socrates in PlatoÆs dialogue Gorgias, and it will consider which of these three ethical ....

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Rhetoric

.... Socrates and Plato viewed all human experience as constant, while Protagoras and Gorgias believed that life is torn by contraries and opposites and objects of ....

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Rhetoric Strategy of Today's Politics

.... As Socrates tells Gorgias, who puts up a fierce defense of rhetoric as the highest art in Gorgias, ôEvidently oratory is a producer of conviction-persuasion ....

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Rhetoric Strategy & Terrorist Attacks in Spain

.... As Socrates tells Gorgias, who puts up a fierce defense of rhetoric as the highest art in Gorgias, ôEvidently oratory is a producer of conviction-persuasion ....

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Isocrates, Plato & Education

Isocrates (436-338 BC), like Plato, was a student of the philosopher Socrates; unlike Plato, he was also a student of the rhetorician Gorgias (Bizzell and ....

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Isocrates & Sophism

Isocrates (436-338 BC), like Plato, was a student of the philosopher Socrates; unlike Plato, he was also a student of the rhetorician Gorgias (Bizzell and ....

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Nietzsche & Nihilism

.... Nihilism is not a concept, which suddenly sprang to life in modern philosophy, as Stumpf notes, but has roots in the work of Gorgias in the era Socrates. ....

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The Nihilism of Nietzsche

.... Nihilism is not a concept, which suddenly sprang to life in modern philosophy, as Stumpf notes, but has roots in the work of Gorgias in the era Socrates. ....

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Reasoning and Philosophic Logic

.... Plato presented Socrates in dialogues concerning the issue of how to distinguish true .... The Gorgias of the Platonic dialogue by the same name was a historical ....

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