Karen Schroeder Sorensen's Cosmos and the Rhetoric of Popular Science PDF

By Karen Schroeder Sorensen

Carl Sagan’s Cosmos conjures up audiences to examine the universe with new eyes and to understand humanity’s value in it. Sagan’s deft use of rhetorical method creates an event that pushes past the boundaries of a trifling “educational” software to bare a mythic event. even though Sagan contributed a lot to the sphere of technological know-how in addition to to public figuring out of it, Cosmos continues to be his signature model. Cosmos and the Rhetoric of renowned Science builds on Thomas M. Lessl’s observations concerning Cosmos’ connection to the mythic and technological know-how fiction. It delves deeply into Sagan’s rhetorical development of this system which will comprehend what components contributed to its mythos.

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