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Aristotle and Information Theory : A Comparison of the Influence of Causal Assumptions on two Theories of Communication

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Aristotle and Information Theory : A Comparison of the Influence of Causal Assumptions on two Theories of Communication
Title
Aristotle and Information Theory
Title remainder
A Comparison of the Influence of Causal Assumptions on two Theories of Communication
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
LC call number
B491.C3 -- R68 1971eb
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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Janua Linguarum. Series Maior
Series volume
v.35
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Aristotle and Information Theory : A Comparison of the Influence of Causal Assumptions on two Theories of Communication
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=3040493
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- I. Introduction -- II. A Model of Aristotelian Causation -- Perfective Impulses -- Active and Acquiescent Powers -- Dynamic Re-Alignment -- Dynamic Equilibrium -- Tendency to Order -- Referential Grid -- Summary -- III. An Aristotelian Theory of Communication -- Institutional Contexts -- Modes of Proof -- Topical Aids to Speech Construction -- Summary -- IV. "Information Theory": Causality and Criticism -- Definition of "Information Theory" -- The Concept of Entropy -- Epistemological Status -- Referential Grid -- Sources of Observed Change -- Statistical Relationships -- Entropy as a Causal Model of "Information Theory" -- Implications of the "Information Theory" / Causal Model for Rhetorical Criticism -- Summary -- V. A Comparison of Critical Perspectives -- Bibliography -- Index of Authors
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EBC3040493
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unknown
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1 online resource (149 pages)
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online
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9783110813616
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3040493
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3040493
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10588256
  • (CaONFJC)MIL558808
  • (OCoLC)922943338

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