Fable for tomorrow
This town does not actually exist, but it might easily have a thousand counterparts in America or elsewhere in the world. I know of no community that has experienced all the misfortunes I describe. Yet every one of these disasters has actually happened somewhere, and many real communities have already suffered a substantial number of them. A grim specter has crept upon us almost unnoticed, and this imagined tragedy may easily become a stark reality we all shall know. ..
IS this paragraph logos
nglish - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 7:52pm
english - mandy, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 7:53pm
should be ETHOS
english - mandy, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 7:56pm
IN Rachel carson essay FABLE FOR TOMORROW she used only the pathos and ethos
english - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 7:58pm
Doesn't this fable appeal to the emotions?
It hasn't convinced me either by its sound arguments nor by the expertise of the author.
english - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 8:00pm
Now you identify the author, which could give it credence as an ethos argument. However, without knowing the author, pathos is what stands out.
english - mandy, Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 8:01pm
so you said arguments is logos