Neo-Classicism (Slide 1: (NeoClassism, An introduction to rheatoric Junior…
An introduction to rheatoric Junior english. The neo-classism period.
Why did this happen?
It was a reaction to puratism. They value reason above all else, like god. It is the art of effective language.
What is rheatoric?
The art of speaking/writing effectively. Used to convey a message for a certain point.
There is occasion, context, and purpose. This is used for Rheatoric purposes. The rheatoric triangle helpes prove this.
AKA The Enlightenment Era
A movement of English, Art, Music, and American writing in the 18th Century. Supports influence of ancient rome and greece. Supports value of reason, clarity, balance and order. Some authors are Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Paine.
Why are we studying this?
You must be informed as a citizen. It will keep you from being minipulated. And learn to be honest.
What does rheatoric mean?
Leads to effective communication, Appeal to an audience, Its a tool to resolve conflict, and Its a way to pursuade. Use it to win over, Influence, persuade, and convince.
I learned that we need to learn about this to help what is going on in our present day society, by looking at what was wrong during this era. It was an era of reason, but lack of religion. This era also helped with our communication today.