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ERIC Number: EJ339872
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1986
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Gorgias' and Isocrates' Use of the Encomium.
Poulakos, John
Southern Speech Communication Journal, v51 n4 p300-07 Sum 1986
Suggests that during the fifth and fourth centuries B.C. the encomium was not a rigid rhetorical genre, but a normative type both stable and elastic. Compares Gorgias and Isocrates' encomia of Helen. (MS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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