The Resource The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius' de Rerum Natura

The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius' de Rerum Natura

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The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius' de Rerum Natura
Title
The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius' de Rerum Natura
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Language
eng
Summary
Based on the understanding of the term rhetoric that transcends the notion of literary genre, this book offers new answers to the questions of the provenance and the role of the main rhetorical strategies in Lucretius' De rerum natura
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MiAaPQ
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Markovic, Daniel
LC call number
PA6495 -- .M37 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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ProQuest (Firm)
Series statement
Mnemosyne, Supplements Ser.
Series volume
v.294
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  • Didactic poetry, Latin -- History and criticism
  • Lucretius Carus, Titus. -- De rerum natura -- Criticism, Textual
  • Lucretius Carus, Titus. -- De rerum natura
  • Philosophy, Ancient, in literature
  • Rhetoric, Ancient -- History and criticism
Label
The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius' de Rerum Natura
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=682331
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Introduction. From Epicurus To Lucretius -- Chapter One. Epos and Physis -- Epicurean Education and Traditional Education -- Hellenistic Literary Education -- Epicurean Education -- Lucretius as a Teacher -- DRN as an Educational Poem -- The Aim of DRN -- Chapter Two. A Linear Universe -- The Poem -- Individual Books -- Argumentative Sections -- The Organizational Principles of DRN -- Chapter Three. Arguments and Ornaments -- Arguments from Analogy -- Arguments from Contradiction -- Arguments from Etymology -- Arguments from Definition -- Arguments from Cause and Effect -- Arguments from Comparison -- Loci and the Composition of DRN -- Outlook. The Rhetoric of Explanation in DRN -- Bibliography -- Texts, Translations and Commentaries -- Other Works -- Indices -- Index locorum -- Index rerum
Control code
EBC682331
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433668
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC682331
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL682331
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10461336
  • (CaONFJC)MIL306103
  • (OCoLC)711003898
Label
The Rhetoric of Explanation in Lucretius' de Rerum Natura
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=682331
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- Introduction. From Epicurus To Lucretius -- Chapter One. Epos and Physis -- Epicurean Education and Traditional Education -- Hellenistic Literary Education -- Epicurean Education -- Lucretius as a Teacher -- DRN as an Educational Poem -- The Aim of DRN -- Chapter Two. A Linear Universe -- The Poem -- Individual Books -- Argumentative Sections -- The Organizational Principles of DRN -- Chapter Three. Arguments and Ornaments -- Arguments from Analogy -- Arguments from Contradiction -- Arguments from Etymology -- Arguments from Definition -- Arguments from Cause and Effect -- Arguments from Comparison -- Loci and the Composition of DRN -- Outlook. The Rhetoric of Explanation in DRN -- Bibliography -- Texts, Translations and Commentaries -- Other Works -- Indices -- Index locorum -- Index rerum
Control code
EBC682331
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433668
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC682331
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL682331
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10461336
  • (CaONFJC)MIL306103
  • (OCoLC)711003898

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