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ERIC Number: EJ091108
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1973
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Literary Ethos and the Dissonance Theories
Ramsey, Benjamin A.
English in Australia, 25, 56-63, Nov 73
Suggests that literature persuades by ethical proof; that orally presented literature involves up to six forms of ethos; that these forms may act to produce a considerable amount of dissonance; and that this dissonance should produce significant attitude change. (TO)
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