Developing Arguments

Developing Arguments : Strategies for Reaching Audiences

4 (1 rating by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
By (author) 

List price: US$25.00

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This book should be of interest to undergraduate first year courses in communications and philosophy.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 720 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 30.48mm | 884.5g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • 0534121926
  • 9780534121921

Table of contents

Part One: Discovering arguments. The context for discourse. The claim of an argument. Part Two: Investigating. Collecting primary sources. Selecting secondary sources. Critical reading: reading for understanding and research. Part Three: Planning. Analysing audience. Developing appeals. Part Four: Composing. Shaping your argument. Controlling language. Documenting sources. Part Five: Evaluating arguments. Debates. Issues. Classic arguments. Invitations. Glossary.show more

Rating details

1 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 100% (1)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X