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mode of knowledgePoetry of Coleridge is a mode of knowledge.Comment?

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zoha | Student, Undergraduate | (Level 1) Honors

Posted October 10, 2011 at 10:39 PM via web

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Poetry of Coleridge is a mode of knowledge.Comment?

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litteacher8 | Middle School Teacher | (Level 1) Distinguished Educator

Posted October 11, 2011 at 9:57 AM (Answer #2)

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All poetry is a mode of emotional knowledge. Poetry also records knowledge of how people looked at the world during the time it was written.  In this case, Samuel Taylor Coleridge recorded his unique perspective and that of the people of his time period in his poetry.

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