Writing Arguments A Rhetoric with Readings
Edition: 6th 2012 (Revised)
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Description: The market leader in argumentative rhetorics, Writing Arguments has proven highly successful in teaching students to read arguments critically and to produce effective arguments of their own. With its student-friendly tone, clear explanations, high-interest readings and examples, and well-sequenced critical thinking and writing assignments, Writing Arguments offers a time-tested approach to argument that is interesting and accessible to students and eminently teachable for instructors.
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List price: $45.99
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Pearson Education, Limited
Publication date: 11/18/2011
Size: 7.25" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
|Overview of Argument|
|Argument: An Introduction|
|What Do We Mean by Argument?|
|Argument Is Not a Fight or a Quarrel|
|Argument Is Not Pro-Con Debate|
|Arguments Can Be Explicit or Implicit|
|Let the Facts Decide, Not Fear|
|The Defining Features of Argument|
|Argument Requires Justification of Its Claims|
|Argument Is Both a Process and a Product|
|Argument Combines Truth Seeking and Persuasion|
|Argument and the Problem of Truth|
|Argument as Inquiry: Reading and Exploring|
|Finding Issues to Explore|
|Do Some Initial Brainstorming|
|Be Open to the Issues All Around You|
|Explore Ideas by Freewriting|
|Explore Ideas by Idea-Mapping|
|Explore Ideas by Playing the Believing and Doubting Game|
|Placing Texts in a Rhetorical Context|
|Genres of Argument|
|Cultural Contexts: Who Writes Arguments and Why?|
|Analyzing Rhetorical Context and Genre|
|Reading to Believe an Argumentï¿½s Claims|
|Summary Writing as a Way of Reading to Believe|
|Practicing Believing: Willing Your Own Belief in the Writerï¿½s Views|
|The Core of an Argument: A Claim with Reasons|
|The Logical Structure of Arguments|
|Using Evidence Effectively|