ERIC Number: EJ583504
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Critical Reading and Writing in the Burkean Classroom: A Response to Mary Salibrici.
Coe, Richard M.
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v42 n8 p638-40 May 1999
Discusses Kenneth Burke's notion of "symbolic action" as applied to texts and how it mediates perceptions. Discusses some ways to teach students to get outside their own perspectives and notice what they are overlooking (thus teaching Burke's "perspective by incongruity"). (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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