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ISBN-13 9780205063642ISBN-10 0205063640
ISBN-10 0205063454ISBN-13 9780205063451
Author(s): Sherry Diestler
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 512

For courses in Critical Thinking, Informal Logic, Rhetoric, Argumentation, and English courses which cover the Argumentative Essay.

This text trains students to distinguish high-quality, well-supported arguments from arguments with little or no evidence to support them. It develops the skills required to effectively evaluate the many claims facing them as citizens, learners, consumers, and human beings, and also to be effective advocates for their beliefs.