In this Book

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Considered the first significant teacher of rhetoric in America, John Witherspoon also introduced Scottish moral philosophy in America, and as president of Princeton reformed the curriculum to give emphasis to both studies. He was an active pamphleteer on religious and political issues and a signer of the Declaration of Independence.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright Page
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  1. Contents
  2. p. v
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  1. Preface to the Paperback Edition
  2. pp. vii-ix
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  1. Preface to the Cloth Edition
  2. pp. xi-xii
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  1. Introduction
  2. pp. 1-56
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  1. Ecclesiastical Characteristics or, The Arcana of Church Policy
  2. pp. 57-102
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  1. Address To the Inhabitants of Jamaica, and Other West India Islands, in Behalf of the College of New Jersey
  2. pp. 103-115
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  1. Christian Magnanimity
  2. pp. 116-125
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  1. The Dominion of Providence Over the Passions of Men
  2. pp. 126-147
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  1. Part of a Speech in Congress, upon the Confederation
  2. pp. 148-151
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  1. Lectures on Moral Philosophy
  2. pp. 152-230
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  1. Lectures on Eloquence
  2. pp. 231-318
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  1. Landmarks in Rhetoric and Public Address--Also in this series
  2. pp. 319-319
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  1. Back Cover
  2. pp. 320-320
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780809390540
Print ISBN
9780809390540
MARC Record
OCLC
927154636
Pages
352
Launched on MUSE
2015-10-31
Language
English
Open Access
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