NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ465164
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0731-6755
Burkean Tropes and Kuhnian Science: A Social Constructionist Perspective on Language and Reality.
Schiappa, Edward
Journal of Advanced Composition, v13 n2 p401-22 Fall 1993
Constructs a language-centered perspective toward the social-rhetorical construction of knowledge by juxtaposing Kenneth Burke's philosophy of language with Thomas S. Kuhn's philosophy of science. Discusses rhetoric's epistemic status and the social constructionist account of discourse production. (HB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A