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The Rhetoric of the City: Robinson Jeffers and A. R. Ammons


Pawel Marcinkiewicz

Contents: Twentieth-century American poetry – Robinson Jeffers’s poetry – A. R. Ammons’s poetry – Aristotelian rhetoric – Contemporary usages of Aristotelian rhetoric and its pathos/ethos/logos – Development of city-planning and urbanism – Critical theories about the symbol and allegory – Contemporary theories about the city – Social aspects of citylife.