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Unformatted text preview: Experience)-Logographers: wrote speeches for people (ghost writers), make money, what needs to be said for person (buying a speech) Plato (Socrates’s student)-The Academy-Dialectic (Socratic Method) (Plato’s style) Way of arriving truth, by asking questions. (Two characters questioning each other) (Three important writings)-Gorges-Phaedrus – Audience analysis, knowing who you are going to talk to-Republic – Idea for perfect society, Philosophers should lead- Arguing to get truth Rhetoric only for good (Plato) Can’t be good or bad, how speaker use (Socrates)...
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- Spring '11
- Logic, First school of rhetoric