Writing Arguments: A Rhetoric with Readings

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Pearson/Longman, 2006 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 758 pages
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The market-leading guide to arguments,Writing Argumentshas proven highly successful in teaching readers to read arguments critically and to produce effective arguments of their own. Teaches readers to write better arguments. How to write arguments; how to do research for arguments; an anthology of argumentative readings. Anyone interested in writing better arguments.

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Review: Writing Arguments: A Rhetoric with Readings, Concise Edition (6th Edition)

User Review  - Andrew Obrigewitsch - Goodreads

This book was very informative and educational. I feeling that I learned how to write much more compelling arguments that may actually influence how others feel about things. Read full review

Review: Writing Arguments: A Rhetoric with Readings

User Review  - Julie Platt - Goodreads

Used in my writing 2010 class, a good guide for rhetorical writing and a thorough breakdown of writing dynamics. Also a helpful MLA/ALA guide in the back. I keep it around. Read full review


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JOHN C. BEAN is professor of English at Seattle University, where he directs the writing program and chairs the Task Force on Teaching and Learning. He is coauthor (with John D. Ramage) of Writing Arguments (3rd ed., 1995) and Form and Surprise in Composition (1986).

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