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Title Rhetorical invention and religious inquiry : new perspectives / edited by Walter Jost and Wendy Olmsted.
Publication Info. New Haven : Yale University Press, c2000.
Open Library Cover
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Description vi, 425 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The word as history: sacred and profane / Walter J. Ong -- Kenneth Burke's religious rhetoric: "God terms" and the ontological proof / Wayne C. Booth -- The philosophical foundations of sacred rhetoric / Debora K. Shuger -- Invention, emotion, and conversion in Augustine's Confessions / Wendy Olmsted -- Rhetorical theology: charity seeking charity / Marjorie O'Rourke Boyle -- Rhetoric, conscience, and the claim of religion / Walter Jost -- Erasmus: rhetorical theologian / Manfred Hoffmann -- Naming God / Paul Ricoeur -- Prophetic rhetoric and mystical rhetoric / David Tracy -- Apophatic analogy: on the language of mystical unknowing and being-toward-death / Thomas A. Carlson -- Machiavellian rhetoric in Paradise lost / Victoria Kahn -- Rhetoric, ideology, and idolatry in the writings of Emmanuel Levinas / Susan E. Shapiro -- Theological reflections on the hyperbolic imagination / Stephen H. Webb -- Koinonia and the friendship between rhetoric and religion / Kathy Eden -- Picturing God: the rhetoric of religious images and Caravaggio's Conversion of Saint Paul / Stephen Happel -- The rhetoric of philosemitism / Mark Krupnick -- Performing faith: the peaceable rhetoric of God's church / James Fodor and Stanley Hauerwas.
Subject Rhetoric -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Rhetoric -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Added Author Jost, Walter, 1951-
Olmsted, Wendy, 1943-
Spine Title Rhetorical invention & religious inquiry
ISBN 0300080565 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300080573 (pbk. : alk. paper)