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Author Clark, Gregory, 1950-
Title Rhetorical landscapes in America : variations on a theme from Kenneth Burke / Gregory Clark
Imprint Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Press, c2004
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  E169.1 C525 2004    AVAILABLE    30610020200044
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  306.4 C5479 2004    AVAILABLE  -  30500101466350
Descript 181 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Studies in rhetoric/communication
Studies in rhetoric and communication
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-170) and index
Introduction: The rhetorical experience of landscape -- Landscape, national identity, and civic tourism -- New York City and the public experience of an American "scene" -- Shaker tourism and the rhetorical experience of the aesthetic -- Transcendence at Yellowstone -- Public experience along the Lincoln Highway -- Constituting citizens at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition -- Conclusion: rhetorical landscapes and the "ambiguities of identification."
Subject National characteristics, American
Group identity -- United States -- History
Landscape -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
Tourism -- Social aspects -- United States -- History
Burke, Kenneth, 1897-
Rhetoric -- Philosophy
United States -- Civilization -- Philosophy
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