Table of contents for Being made strange : rhetoric beyond representation / Bradford Vivian.

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Preface                                         ix
Introduction                                      I
Rhetorical Being                                 9
Part I: Beyond Representation
Chapter I The Subject and Object of Representation          21
The Circle of Metaphysics                       24
The End of Rhetoric?                            36
A Crisis of Representation                      37
The Subject and Object of Rhetoric               51
Chapter 2 The Ideal of Rhetoric                             55
Logocentrism and Rhetoric                       61
Rhetoric in the Active Voice                    72
Part II: Being Otherwise
Chapter 3   Rhetoric in the Middle Voice                    81
Rhetoric Made Stranger                          82
The Middle Voice of Persuasion                  88
Discourse, Form, and Ethos                      94
Chapter 4 Style without Identity                           III
Style and Humanism                              III
Style Redux                                     115
Politics, Ethics, and Alterity                 121
Rhetoric and Style Reconfigured                125

Part III: Rhetoric and the Politics of Self and Other
Chapter 5 Jefferson's Other                                133
Memory's Desires                               136
Memory's Memory                                152
Chapter 6   The Rest Is Silence                            157
Silence as Representation                      160
Silence as an Origin                           164
Silence as a Rhetorical Condition              170
Rhetoric in a Nonmoral Sense                   181
Notes                                          193
Bibliography                                  203
Index                                          223


Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Rhetoric Philosophy