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The "most characteristic function of a man of practical wisdom is to deliberate well" wrote the author of the rhetoric text that anchors Western discussion of public discourse. In the society envisioned by Aristotle, the end of rhetoric was judgment (krinate).
Jamieson, K. H. (1993). Discourse and the Democratic Ideal. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, 137 (3), 332-338. Retrieved from http://repository.upenn.edu/asc_papers/345
Date Posted: 15 April 2014