Argumentation : critical thinking in action

Title

Argumentation : critical thinking in action

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Description

Argumentation: Critical Thinking in Action, 3rd ed., explores a wide variety of issues and concepts connected to making arguments, responding to the arguments of others, and using good critical thinking skills to analyze persuasive communication. Key topics include the nature of claims, evidence, and reasoning; common fallacies in reasoning; traits associated with good critical thinking; how language is used strategically in argument; ways to organize an argumentative case; how to refute an opposing argument or case; cultural dimensions of argument; and ways to make a better impression either orally or in writing.

ISBN

978-1491745915

Publication Date

2014

Publisher

iUniverse

City

New York

Disciplines

Communication | Speech and Rhetorical Studies