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