Towards A Definition of Topos

Approaches to Analogical Reasoning

  • Lynette Hunter

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Paul Tynegate Piehler
    Pages 1-16
  3. Ann Thompson, John O. Thompson
    Pages 45-65
  4. Francis Goyet
    Pages 66-77
  5. Stephen Bygrave
    Pages 130-157
  6. Lynette Hunter
    Pages 199-227
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 228-231

About this book


Allegories, rhetoric, imagery, commonplaces, cliches and archetypes are discussed in connection with the literary work of authors such as Montaigne, Shakespeare, Jules Verne, Emile Zola and James Joyce.


Argumentation Renaissance rhetoric

Editors and affiliations

  • Lynette Hunter
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of EnglishUniversity of LeedsUK

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