This classic text, first published in 1971, has introduced tens of thousands of students to sound reasoning using a wealth of current, relevant, and stimulating examples all put together and explained in Howard Kahane's uniquely witty and invigorating writing style. Long the choice of instructors who want to keep students interested, LOGIC AND CONTEMPORARY RHETORIC combines examples from TV, newspapers, magazines, advertisements, and, in typical Kahanian fashion, our nation1s political dialogue. The text not only brings the concepts alive for students, but puts critical thinking skills into a context that students will retain and use throughout their lives. This is a book you can actually count on students to read. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Calvin (of the Calvin and Hobbes duo) found it overly tedious having both to write an essay about bats and to do ... Argumentative essays typically divide into three parts: an introduction (usually including the essaya#39;s thesis), the body of theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Logic and Contemporary Rhetoric: The Use of Reason in Everyday Life|
|Author||:||Howard Kahane, Nancy Cavender|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2005-03-02|