Aims of Argument: A Brief Guide

Aims of Argument: A Brief Guide

by Timothy Crusius

ISBN-10: 0073405833
ISBN-13: 9780073405834
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Edition: 6 - 2008

Book Description
The Aims of Argument focuses on the aims—or purposes—of argument: to inquire, to convince, to persuade, and to mediate. In contrast to other books' pedagogy, Aims emphasizes rhetorical contexts, helping students become experts in reading, analyzing, and writing arguments.