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Introducing Argumentation and Rhetoric

Lecture no. 1 from the course: Argumentation: The Study of Effective Reasoning

 Introducing Argumentation and Rhetoric

Taught by Professor David Zarefsky | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

We will examine argumentation in its classical sense—as the study of effective reasoning. This introductory lecture will relate argumentation to the field of rhetoric and consider how argumentation is ethical. With a clear understanding of basic terms, we will preview the directions we will take in the course.

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July 1, 2016

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t********m
August 22, 2015
Having the series is a greatplus, indeed. Fortunately, the dated videos do not hamper the timeliness of the subject.

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