The Purposeful Argument: A Practical Guide

The Purposeful Argument: A Practical Guide

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THE PURPOSEFUL ARGUMENT: A PRACTICAL GUIDE encourages students to recognize where argument fits into their lives and how it can be a practical response to the issues in a variety of communities -- School, Workplace, Family, Neighborhood, Social-Cultural, Consumer, and Concerned Citizen. When students are encouraged to honor and respond to issues that matter to them, their investment becomes evident and their writing purposeful. Students learn how argument can become an essential negotiating skill in their lives -- both in school and beyond. With a focus on accessibility, THE PURPOSEFUL ARGUMENT relies on clear explanations, explicit examples, and practical step-by-step exercises that guide students through the process of building an argument. An innovative anthology of arguments and readings, arranged by community, covers a wide range of cutting-edge issues that address concerns of many student writers. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.... half of the page. Titles should be no more than 12 words long and may take two lines if necessary. ... If you are required to supply an abstract, it should be typed on its own page and follow the title page. Your abstract should be no more than one double-spaced paragraph, between 150 and 250 words. The word Abstractanbsp;...

Title:The Purposeful Argument: A Practical Guide
Author:Harry Phillips, Patricia Bostian
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2011-01-01


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