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Inventing Arguments - 3rd edition

by Belva Plain

Inventing Arguments (ISBN10: 0840027753; ISBN13: 9780840027757)
ISBN13: 978-0840027757
ISBN10: 0840027753

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-1111840556
ISBN10: 1111840555

Summary: Organized around common rhetorical situations that occur all around us, INVENTING ARGUMENTS shows you that argument is a living process rather than a form to be modeled. Through the text's prominent focus on invention, you will learn to recognize the rhetorical elements of any argumentative situation and apply the tools of argument effectively in your own writing. The basic layers of argument are introduced in early chapters, with material arranged into increasingly sophisticated top ...show moreics beginning with the most obvious or explicit layers (claims) and moving to more implied or ''hidden'' layers (assumptions, values, beliefs, ideology). By the time you finish Part 1, you will have a thorough understanding of argument, which you can then apply not just to the invention projects in Chapters 7-12 but also to your writing for other college courses and beyond. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 3RD 13
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Wadsworth, Inc
Year Published: 2013
International: No

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