ERIC Number: EJ583539
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Doubly Damned: Rhetorical and Visual.
Poggenpohl, Sharon Helmer
Visible Language, v32 n3 p200-33 Oct 1998
Traces the decline of rhetoric and the underlying social changes that hastened its fall from grace. Argues the need for a reconstructed rhetoric. Creates a context for considering a visual rhetoric. Suggests that abstraction and scientific reductionism fail to address issues of human agency. Cites five examples of social or cultural problems that rhetoric can help address. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Visual Rhetoric.