Due Week 4 Day 2
Revisit the PowerPoint Presentation section of the McGraw-Hill companion Web site at http://www.mhhe.com/criticalthinking8 for Ch. 4. Examine the examples of rhetorical devices and choose one that either makes an emotional impact on you or sparks your interest.
Copy and paste the example into the body of a forum message and include your response to this question: Why does the example affect you, and what is the statement’s persuasive motive? Comment on the examples provided by your classmates by stating whether and why their examples affect you.
Please post your response to the discussion question by clicking on Reply. Only post your response as a reply to my thread. You will only get credit for your answers if they are under the appropriate thread.
Due Week 4 Day 4
Due Date: Day 4 [Main forum] According to Moore and Parker (2007), â€•Even definitions by example can slant a discussion if the examples are prejudicially chosen…If one wants to see all sides of an issue, one must avoid definitions and examples that slant a discussionâ€– (p. 121).