Dicaglio, Joshua individual record
Assistant Professor

Professor DiCaglio's work studies the intersection of rhetoric, science, and mysticism as intersecting modes of attempting to make sense of our modernized, globalized world. His first book, Scale Theory: A Nondisciplinary Inquiry, was released in November 2021 with the University of Minnesota Press.

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Academic Articles8
  • DiCaglio, J. (2021). Simulations of Moksha: Liberation, Mysticism, and Transhumanism in Philip K. Dicks Exegesis. Science Fiction Studies. 48(2), 279-305.
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  • DiCaglio, J. (2020). Scale Tricks and God Tricks, or The Power of Scale in Powers of Ten. Configurations. 28(4), 459-490.
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  • DiCaglio, J., Barlow, K. M., & Johnson, J. S. (2018). Rhetorical Recommendations Built on Ecological Experience: A Reassessment of the Challenge of Environmental Communication. Environmental Communication. 12(4), 438-450.
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  • DiCaglio, J. (2017). Language and the Logic of Subjectivity: Whitehead and Burke in Crisis. Philosophy & Rhetoric. 50(1), 96-118.
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  • DiCaglio, J. (2015). Ironic Ecology. Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment. 22(3), 447-465.
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  • DiCaglio, J. (2021). Scale Theory. University of Minnesota Press.
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  • DiCaglio, J,DiCaglio, J. (2020). Rhetoric Out of Context. The Routledge Handbook of Comparative World Rhetorics. 67-74. Routledge.
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