Critical Considering, Reading, and Writing, Ninth version is a compact however full information to argumentation and important pondering. Comprising the textual content portion of the broadly adopted Present Points and Enduring Questions, it attracts on the authors’ twin experience in complete rhetorical methods and efficient persuasive writing to assist school college students transfer from important pondering to argumentative and researched writing. This terribly versatile textbook consists of complete protection of basic and modern approaches to argument, from Toulmin to Aristotelian, to a brand new chapter on rhetorical evaluation of popular culture texts, in addition to 35 readings (together with e-Pages that enable college students to reap the benefits of working with multimodal arguments on the Internet), and a casebook on the person and the state. This reasonably priced information can stand alone or complement a bigger anthology of readings.
Authors: Sylvan Barnet, John O’Hara and Hugo Bedau