Rhetoric, Poetics, and Logic by Aristotle audiobook

Rhetoric, Poetics, and Logic

By Aristotle
Translated by W. Reese Roberts , Ingram Bywater , and G. R. G. Mure
Read by Frederick Davidson

Blackstone Publishing

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Runtime: 13.47 Hours
Category: Nonfiction/Philosophy
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Aristotle’s influence on modern culture has become more and more important in recent years. His contribution to the sum of all wisdom dominates all our philosophy and even provides direction for much of our science. And all effective debaters, whether they know it or not, employ Aristotle’s three basic principles of effective argument, which form the spine of rhetoric: “ethos,” the impact of the speaker’s character upon the audience; “pathos,” the arousing of the emotions; and “logos,” the advancement of pertinent arguments. In his discussion, Aristotle observes several aspects of epic poetry, lyric poetry, and comedy. He maintains that poetry has greater philosophical value because it deals with universals, while history states particular facts.

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Author Bio: Aristotle

Author Bio: Aristotle

Aristotle (384–322 BC) was a Greek philosopher, scientist, and physician. As a young man, he became a student under Plato in Athens. In 342, he became the tutor of young Alexander the Great in Macedonia. After that, Aristotle returned to Athens to establish his own school and research institute, the Lyceum. His writings have profoundly affected the whole course of philosophy, from ancient times to the present.

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Available Formats : Retail CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/Philosophy
Runtime: 13.47
Audience: Adult
Language: English