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How Arguments Work - A Guide to Writing and Analyzing Texts in College

How Arguments Work - A Guide to Writing and Analyzing Texts in College

How Arguments Work takes students through the techniques they will need to respond to readings and make sophisticated arguments in any college class. This is a practical guide to argumentation with strategies and templates for the kinds of assignments students will commonly encounter. It covers rhetorical concepts in everyday language and explores how arguments can build trust and move readers....

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Vicki Towne
Vicki Towne (Faculty)
5 days ago
I found the content accurate and learner-centered. Given a choice, I would adopt this text in a heartbeat for any first or second-year composition course focused on teaching the principles of writing and responding to writing across the disciplines. I already envision using material from this resource to supplement content for students in the Comp 1 and Comp 2 courses I regularly teach.
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