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Tracing and Refining the Inventional Topoi

Zhengying Guo, Ying Yuan
2021 Linguistics and Literature Studies  
time, from stylistic topos in the Renaissance to moral orientation in the Enlightenment, and then to argumentation scheme in the contemporary time.  ...  This investigation contributes to strengthening the theoretical basis for the application of topos in the field of composition, argumentation, and rhetorical criticism.  ...  Xinfang Xu for his very encouraging comment on the earlier version of this essay, and two meticulous peer reviewers for their appreciative recognition and constructive suggestions.  ... 
doi:10.13189/lls.2021.090203 fatcat:45fh243pgjg7rn2xec3zq3xupu

Topics in Contemporary Legal Argumentation: Some Remarks on the Topical Nature of Legal Argumentation in the Continental Law Tradition

Guenther Kreuzbauer
2008 Informal Logic  
The article discusses topics in the context of contemporary legal argumentation. It starts with a sketch of the development of topics from ancient times until the present day.  ...  Here the author focuses on the theory of the German legal philosopher Theodor Viehweg, which was most influential to legal argumentation in the 20th century.  ...  Aristotle writes about his Topica: "Our treatise proposes to find a line of inquiry whereby we shall be able to reason from opinions that are generally accepted about every problem propounded to us, and  ... 
doi:10.22329/il.v28i1.515 fatcat:7abpa3kbxfgqhem233rmda7tnq

Comments on 'Strategic Maneuvering with Dissociation'

Sara Rubinelli
2007 Argumentation: an international journal on reasoning  
(Topica 9) 2 In the following argument, two etymologies of postliminium are introduced, and then Cicero shows how an argument in support of a particular case may be derived by using the second etymology  ...  Yet, what Cicero says at Topica 9when stressing that definition unfolds what is wrapped upcodifies the importance of the procedure from the perspective of conducting argumentation within dialectical reasonableness  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10503-007-9035-1 fatcat:mzhwidi2wrcsdamq5zrphiw2qe

Francesco Robortello on Topics

Marco Sgarbi
2016 Viator: Medieval and Renaissance Studies  
Leef, "The Topics of Argumentative Invention in Latin Rhetorical Theory from Cicero to Boethius" (n. 19 above) 27. 33 Cf.  ...  Leef, "The Topics of Argumentative Invention in Latin Rhetorical Theory from Cicero to Boethius," Rhetorica 1 (1983) 25. 20 Ibid. 26. 21 Ibid. 27. 22 On the differences between Aristotle and Cicero's  ... 
doi:10.1484/j.viator.5.109479 fatcat:27g4zhsq5rdqpn5pea5ea34vzu

The Philosophical Antilogy in the Rhetorical Doctrine of "Decisive Issue" at Cicero

Massimiliano Pegorari
2021 International Journal of Language and Linguistics  
Placed in the ontological realism of the classical age, the rhetorical doctrine of "decisive issue" is an effort to grasp the complexity of reality and to find the true state of the case in a controversial  ...  , according to Aristotle, and the doctrine of "decisive issue" avoids falling into sophistry in the field of civic discourse.  ...  Acknowledgements Thanks to Maria Tanja Luzzatto, δάσκαλος της ακρίβειας. The references to Aristotle in this work are based on studies of Prof. Enrico Berti, University of Padua.  ... 
doi:10.11648/j.ijll.20210902.13 fatcat:vb4x2auzrrgapfssuobndjyoxu

Rhetorical Action and Constitutive Politics

J. Matthew Hoye
2019 Rhetorica: A Journal of the History of Rhetoric  
The article's contributions are twofold and compounding.  ...  The second contribution is a demonstration that much of the confusion and discomfort surrounding actio results from formulating actio negatively against its constitutive political threat.  ...  In the first instance, actio is defined as the art of pronuntiatio-that is, as a technique for using the body to convey to an audience the appropriate emotion accompanying the argument.  ... 
doi:10.1525/rh.2019.37.3.286 fatcat:am2g2oqrz5e3vcjewkfujg34oa

Ars aequi et boni, legal argumentation and the correct legal solution

Philip Thomas
2014 Zeitschrift der Savigny-Stiftung fur Rechtsgeschichte. Romanistische Abteilung  
Zusammenfassung: Der Beitrag widmet sich den Anfängen rechtlicher Argumentation, die auf das römische Recht und, genauer, auf die republikanische Rechtswissenschaft zurückgehen.  ...  The esteem of dialectics runs from Aristotle 89 ) to Cicero 90 ), and via Marx 81 ) For example, p. 48: "Schließlich gibt es in dem Büchlein [= Cicero's Topica] so manches an Argumentationslehre, was spätere  ...  ), are the topoi of Cicero and Viehweg.  ... 
doi:10.7767/zrgra-2014-0105 fatcat:jrdklu25ljdbngjfb4j4afzufa

Topoi in Critical Discourse Analysis

Igor Žagar
2010 Lodz Papers in Pragmatics  
The Classical Technique of Constructing Arguments from Aristotle to Cicero, Argumentation Library, Springer, 2009. 10 This table is an extrapolated and reworked version of the topoi listed in Aristotle's  ...  works, namely Aristotle and Cicero.  ... 
doi:10.2478/v10016-010-0002-1 fatcat:a2mxz4rkmjhbxan45qfhzcslma

Laurence Bouquiaux, Bruno Leclercq, Logique formelle et argumentation

Tutui Viorel
2010 Argumentum: Journal of the Seminar of Discursive Logic, Argumentation Theory and Rhetoric  
It lists the themes of Cicero's Topica (pp. 7-15), compares and contrasts Cicero and Aristotle (pp. 15-20) , and discusses the relevance of Cicero's Topica to neo-rhetoric (pp. 20-26).  ...  In conclusion, the bilingual edition of Cicero' Topica, offered by Constantin Sălăvăstru and Traian Diaconescu, represents an important step on the long road to the recovery of Classical Antiquity in Romania  ... 
doaj:74b2b5b7104244d482f15291266f93f6 fatcat:wqahgumcqvhxjcex6meilaxn2u

Aristotle's "Rhetoric": A Pragmatist Analysis of Persuasive Interchange

Robert Prus
2008 Qualitative Sociology Review  
Attending to the human capacity for agency, Aristotle also works with a sustained appreciation of purposive, reflective, adjustive interchange.  ...  Approaching rhetoric as the study of persuasive interchange, this paper considers the relevance of Aristotle's Rhetoric for the study of human group life.  ...  We are now to proceed to discuss the arguments common to all oratory.  ... 
doi:10.18778/1733-8077.4.2.02 fatcat:ocxavp55o5eqjbghy2klecnlom

Rhetorical Heuristics: Probabilistic Strategies in Complex Oratorical Arguments

Gabor Tahin
2011 Argumentation: an international journal on reasoning  
First, the author explains how the concept emerged from the study of classical oratory.  ...  The study describes a method created for the analysis of persuasive strategies, called rhetorical heuristics, which can be applied in speeches where the argument focuses primarily on questions of fact.  ...  Powell and Dr Berry for their critical remarks on the concept of rhetorical heuristics.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10503-011-9200-4 fatcat:ze6pcysgr5bprfchwt5ybisice

Rhetoric in the Middle Ages

Richard McKeon
1942 Speculum  
, and the Topica.  ...  authors to the study of the liberal arts, of classicism to scholasticism (Die Antike Kunstprosa vom vi.  ...  Cicero, Topica 4. 24. and Aristotle, Rhetoric i. 15. 1375a2g-1377bl1.  ... 
doi:10.2307/2856603 fatcat:bbn5xbxqojbn5pmt3i74e7bb5a

Rhetorical Figures: The Argumentative "Ornament"

Ying Yuan, Yan Jiang
2018 Linguistics and Literature Studies  
This essay attempts to demonstrate, via surveying 10 classics in the history of rhetoric, that "ornament" collocated with rhetorical figures is widely viewed as inventional or argumentative, especially  ...  This rectification of "ornament" justifies from etymology and history of rhetoric that rhetorical figures, deserving a fairer repute, are indeed our flashing argumentative equipment.  ...  Acknowledgements We would like to thank very gratefully, University of London (SOAS, UCL, Warburg, etc.) and British Library, for providing all the precious references; Randy Allen Harris, Ines Tyson,  ... 
doi:10.13189/lls.2018.060503 fatcat:vif6wqfdw5brnnbp5l3drmddri

The Philosophical Reading of Master Vincentius

Zenon Kałuża, Dragos Calma
2015 Acta Poloniae Historica  
With two or three quotations from one work, we seek to establish the reasons why these quotations are in the Chronicle.  ...  The essay seeks to identify crypto-quotes in Wincenty's chronicle, where a considerable number of unlabeled opinions by other authors -philosophers, poets, and so on -are potentially traceable.  ...  education by teaching him the techniques of plausible argumentation, and false and erroneous arguments.  ... 
doi:10.12775/aph.2015.112.03 fatcat:b5dp5vkiynffbd4yjocgvcfyce

Milton's Alleged Ramism

P. Albert Duhamel
1952 Publications of the Modern Language Association of America  
implied throughout the Ramistic logics, were much more in keeping with the enthusiasm of the radical sects of the seventeenth century than with the rationalism of Milton.  ...  Recent scholarship has tended to overstress Milton's adherence to Ramism and to overlook his significant deviations in both theory and practice.  ...  are not to be found in the texts of the Ramists but are derived from Aristotle and the classical rhetoricians.  ... 
doi:10.1632/459957 fatcat:o67757skgbbeflywdtk776xpoy
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