The aims of argument: a rhetoric and reader

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Mayfield Pub. Co., Oct 31, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 642 pages
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This brief version of The Aims of Argument, Third Edition, contains all the material in Part I of the longer version as well as the two appendixes. Only the readings in Part II are excluded, giving each instructor the flexibility to choose whatever readings he or she wants. For key features of the text and a detailed table of contents, please see the preceding entry.

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User Review  - AngieK - LibraryThing

This is a fairly decent text to teach argument from. I liked the anthologized section in the back, which gathers articles in themed sections. It was quite helpful to have several articles on the same theme to assign to students. Read full review

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User Review  - whitewavedarling - LibraryThing

Having taught composition with three texts, I'd have to say this is the best of them. The student examples included or not all that well written, and may set a low bar (or at least seem to) for quite ... Read full review

Contents

Keeping a Writers Notebook
11
A Simplified Toulmin Method
28
Arguing to Inquire
42
Copyright

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