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Rhetorical devices linked with Condensation

November 2nd, 2011

The rhetorical element of aporia is similar to Freud’s theory of condensation because condensation is brought about by omission. The reason that Freud uses condensation in his interpretation of dreams is that he omits certain ideas when he expresses doubt about them. ¬†Aporia and condensation are connected because they both omit ideas when there is ¬†uncertainty and they will not lead to a conclusion.

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