In Antigone, explain the rhetorical approaches Haemon takes to convince his father not to kill Antigone. Refer to pages 144–145.

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In his ultimately forlorn appeal to Creon to spare Antigone's life, Haemon uses various rhetorical tropes. First, he tries logos , or an appeal to reason. He tells Creon that humans aren't born with full understanding. Contrary to the impression that Creon gives, humans don't know everything, whatever they might think. New information can...

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