Rhetoric in Law and Politics
166 | CCN: 77953
Instructor: Barbara Shapiro
Date / Time: TuTh 11-1230P, 109 DWINELLE
This course will discuss the rhetoric of political and legal discourse in the context of Renaissance humanism, the Reformation and issues relating to the early modern state (c. 1500-1700). Although the course will deal with European culture as a whole, most attention will be given to English and French writers.