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That is beside the point. Not the thought of Kant, but Burkean association is the intended source of our entertainment. " He then proceeds: "If, then, you would talk profoundly and intelligently about the conditions of the possibility of the knowledge of nothing, what do you have that you can talk about? " Can that have been the movement of Kant's thought? Even Burke could not claim that, or even that it is the movement of any thought at all, since he has already pointed out that the Kantian agent, the 30 Kenneth Burke knower, has been universalized and thus is as much "nothing" as the "object" is.

It would be enough. But, of course, there is much more. Though it may be of lesser value, being rhetorical rather than poetic, it is of immense importance for a mass culture, as possibly the finest effort of our time to make unified sense of the multifarious world as it is, as it is given to us to endure. 46 Selected Bibliography Works of Kenneth Burke BOOKS The White Oxen if Other Stories. New York: A. & C. Boni, 1924; Berkeley: University of California Press, 1968 (paper). Counter-Statement. : Hermes, 1953; Berkeley: University of California Press, 1968 (paper).

Boni, 1924; Berkeley: University of California Press, 1968 (paper). Counter-Statement. : Hermes, 1953; Berkeley: University of California Press, 1968 (paper). Towards a Better Life. New York: Harcourt, 1932; Berkeley: University of California Press, 1966. Permanence and Change. : Hermes, 1954; Indianapolis: Bobbs-Memll, 1965 (paper). Attitudes toward History. : Hermes, 1959; Boston: Beacon Press, 1961 (paper). The Philosophy of Literary Form. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1941,1967; New York: Random House, 1957 (paper).

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