Burke, Kenneth Duva


burke, kenneth duva

American literary critic who is best known for his rhetorically based analyses of the nature of knowledge and for his views of literature as "symbolic action," where language and human agency combine.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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