Aims of Argument: A Brief Guide
by Timothy Crusius
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Edition: 6 - 2008
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.