gorgias

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August 15, 2014

 

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Realizing the moral fiber of the argument, in reference to the situation, is a key to having fine timing. Gorgias makes his rhetoric seem poetic by means of literary elements like antithesis and karios. However, Socrates had a different view about rhetoric and its artistic qualities. According to Socrates, "rhetoric seems not to be an artistic pursuit at all, but that of a shrewd, courageous spirit which is naturally clever at dealing with men; and I call the chief part of it flattery" (23)...
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However, Socrates had a different view about rhetoric and its artistic qualities. According to Socrates, "rhetoric seems not to be an artistic pursuit at all, but that of a shrewd, courageous spirit which is naturally clever at dealing with men; and I call the chief part of it flattery" (23). Socrates sees through the artful poetry and views rhetoric as flattery...
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