Download PDF by Robert Perinbanayagam: The Rhetoric of Emotions: A Dramatistic Exploration

By Robert Perinbanayagam

ISBN-10: 1412863961

ISBN-13: 9781412863964

Kenneth Burke, founding father of the serious approach to dramatism, believed that causes and attitudes are consistently generated by way of members as they come upon social occasions and fabric gadgets during their daily lives. within the Rhetoric of feelings, Robert Perinbanayagam proposes that by way of analysing participants' reviews, specially via their interplay with inventive retailers, we will be able to come to a deeper realizing of ways the human brain systematically techniques the emotive process.The writer continues that people use spoken language, and all different kinds of symbolism, together with artwork and literature, to elicit social cooperation and emotional figuring out, either in regard to the area round them and inside themselves. Rhetoric and tradition are mechanisms for handling values, behaviour, and feelings. on the way to flooring this philosophical point of view, Perinbanayagam strategically discusses recognized novels and work to teach how participants build emotional responses to the rhetorical items at their disposal.In addition to the information of Burke and George Herbert Mead, the tips of Max Weber, Georg Simmel, Charles Sanders Peirce, Edmund Husserl, Alfred Schutz, and Erving Goffman also are mirrored during this provocative analysis.

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