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September 22, 2014

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english
How rhetorical definitions, comparisons and explanations differ? These sites should provide you that information: This site is intended to help beginners, as well as experts, make sense of rhetoric, both on the small scale (definitions and examples of specific terms) and on ...
March 24, 2007 by gigi

Critical thinking
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric
June 20, 2006 by Larissa

english
what is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beleifs? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Let me quote from the volunteer that answered one of your questions already. She wrote this answer for someone else on October 3rd. * RHETORIC - ...
December 19, 2006 by Frank

English
Can anyone help me identify rhetoric, bias, and argumentation in the following video clip? ----------------- To find the video clip google : American Rhetoric Movie Speech "Citizen Kane" (1941) and click on the first link. ----------------- I have studied rhetoric, but did not...
June 18, 2008 by Anonymous

English
Can anyone help me identify rhetoric, bias, and argumentation in the following video clip? ----------------- To find the video clip google : American Rhetoric Movie Speech "Citizen Kane" (1941) and click on the first link. Thanks
June 15, 2008 by Anonymous

Critical Thinking
I need an example non-prejudicial rhetoric. If you take the definition of rhetoric as speech intended to persuade, probably one of the most persuasive lines was John F. Kennedy's admonition to "Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country." Or...
August 12, 2007 by marlene

english
difference between prejudicial and non-prejudical rhetoric Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all, any good dictionary will help you with the meanings. rhetoric = art of oratory, or speaking well prejudicial = leading to premature judgment or ...
February 20, 2007 by robin

rhetoric
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? See these previous responses: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1164199661.1164200263 What is the role ...
November 27, 2006 by Kerry

critical thinking
My question is What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs. Paste role of rhetoric in influencing in the search window above. Rhetoric essentially is "word choice" to convey a particular point of view. Since we have become a media oriented ...
October 31, 2006 by joyce

Litotes
What is the effect of a Litotes in a essay? http://rhetoric.byu.edu/figures/L/litotes.htm under Related Figures (in that site) is miosis, a more extreme form of litotes.
November 27, 2006 by george!

critical thinking
When using rhetorical devices, how can you restate your position twice, each time using a different rhetorical device. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of all you need to select the rhetorical devices that will work best for you. The following link as ...
March 30, 2007 by GIGI

CRITICAL THINKING
PREJUDICIAL AND RHETORIC
November 24, 2008 by stacy

English
Do you know why rhetoric is called a public activity?
December 17, 2011 by Anonymous

critical thinking
what is an example of a nonjudicial rhetoric device?
January 20, 2008 by neasha

Business Administration
What is an example of an nonprejudicial rhetoric statement?
August 15, 2009 by Ann

CRITICAL THINKING
Persuasion via Rhetoric Quiz II
April 23, 2010 by Anonymous

Literature/short story,2
An author's purposein using rhetoric is to?
November 20, 2010 by Anonymous

RHETORIC
How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial us of rhetorical devices?
July 30, 2008 by Nikia Walker

com 220
what type of fallacies and rhetoric are used in Charles Kane Campaign for governor
April 20, 2009 by Anonymous

English
What does this definition of rhetoric mean by Plato: the persuasion of ignorant masses within the courts and assemblies
December 17, 2011 by Anonymous

RESESARCH WRITING
IDENTIFY EXAMPLES OF BIAS, FALLACIES, AND SPECFIC RHETORICAL DEVICES IN THE SPEECH AMERICAN RHETORIC
September 8, 2008 by Anonymous

English
I don't understand what Aristotle's definition of rhetoric is. He said that is was the repetition of dialect, parallel to one another but still different.
December 17, 2011 by Anonymous

college
American Rhetoric: Citizen Kane what are some rhetorical devices, falacies, bias, arguments, and counterarguements in this speech.
April 21, 2009 by Sarah

Literary Terms
Please give examples for the following: 1. Satire 2. Parody 3. Pathos 4. Bathos 5. Rhetoric 6. Logos 7. Ethos
May 17, 2013 by Anonymous

critical thinking
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Please tell us what you think, and we'll be glad to critique your answer.
August 22, 2006 by Anonymous

Rhetoric
What is the relationship between feminist theory and traditional rhetorical theory? and how do they connect?
April 22, 2012 by Danielle

english
Rhetoric and commonly confused words, prefixes and suffixes, misspelled words Can't find one??
July 22, 2012 by Carlota

Literary terms
PLEASE HELP!!!!!! Please give examples for the following: 1. Satire 2. Parody 3. Pathos 4. Bathos 5. Rhetoric 6. Logos 7. Ethos
May 17, 2013 by Anonymous

crt/205
I have trouble with labeling these statements if someone can help I would appreciate it. I need to know if the labeling is correct if not what is the correct labeling. I believe these are ambiguous or vague statements-1. federal reserve looking to spend upwards of 1 trillion ...
October 31, 2010 by sheila

phi 208
Which businessmen, according to Friedman, are typically excluded in the rhetoric of the social responsibility of business? (Points : 1) Individual proprietors of small businesses. Corporate executives. CEOs. None of the above.
May 18, 2014 by Anonymous

short story, part 2
an auther's purpose in using rhetoric is to? a. create a certain effect for the reader b. present facts as they realy are c. provide hints as to whats going to happen d. seperate realism from idealism
November 17, 2010 by tom

US history HELP
Kennedy’s inauguration is best remembered for: 1. the list of promises in his speech 2. his elegant and inspiring rhetoric 3. the record cold in Washington that day 4. the large and friendly crowd 5. the flatness of his delivery I would say 3 .
December 5, 2011 by HM

Ap Lit and Composition
My teacher always asks me to comment on diction, style, tone, rhetoric.... but i dont know how to do this, i mean i know what they are, i just dont know how to formulate an essay on this? can you give me a sentence that sortof depicts what this is?
October 16, 2008 by Maddie

Rhetoric
What are some examples of logos? Anyone know any specific examples of logos from The Day of the Locust by Nathaniel West or from the movie Chinatown?
January 23, 2010 by Katherine

Critical Thinking
What is the rhetoric device in this sentence: "The right to life includes and implies the right to commit suicide To hold otherwise to declare that society must give you permission to kill yourself"
April 1, 2012 by Cathy

rhetoric (essay writing)
I just need a few ideas of what are the causes of racism in EGYPT and things that I can talk about relating to social class for my research paper please. Im focusing on "black" racism. Thanks :)
November 23, 2013 by nuts

CREATIVE WRITING
How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? This question has been asked and answered here several times in the last few weeks. Rhetorical devices are designed to evoke certain emotions from the readers. That fact in itself ...
June 27, 2006 by RUSS

Research Writing
How did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments in the speech of Charles Foster Kane Campaigns for Governor. American Rhetoric: Movie Speech ''Citizen Kane'' [1941]
March 15, 2009 by ginger

Critical Thinking
Can you give me an example of a non prejudicial rhetorical devise. Also can you tell me if this statement is prejudicial rhetoric devise All SUV's are like small apartment homes on wheels
September 26, 2008 by Sam

World Literature- Mary Wollstonecraft
In Mary Wollstonecraft's "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" where does Wollstonecraft use the rhetoric appeal of Logos?
February 23, 2009 by Jennifer

SOCIAL STUDIES
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF RHETORIC IN INFULENCING PEOPLE'S ATTITUDES AND BELIEFS? This site give excellent information on the use of rhetoric. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric This site gives you what many orators have said about rhetoric. http://www.americanrhetoric.com/...
March 20, 2007 by GIGI

English
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by ...
December 6, 2006 by Catrice

Critical Thinking
What steps can a person take to avoid being mislead by rhetorical devices? Think critically. Do your homework -- research the facts behind rhetoric. Identify the rhetorical devices used. Ask yourself the purpose behind the use of these devices.
July 14, 2006 by lisa

RHETORIC
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing peoples attitudes amd beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial us of rhetorical devices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (...
October 3, 2006 by DEON

rhetoric
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Please check out the following posts and links: Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. ...
January 30, 2007 by julie

english
can someone tell me the difference between prejudial and non-prejudial use of rhetoric? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric...
January 16, 2007 by shelly

WRITING
How can you as a critical thinker tell the difference between prejudicial and non-prejudicial rhetoric? Previous answers to this same question: ----------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken ...
May 17, 2007 by JILL

Critical Thinking
Does anyone have time to read over an article and help me identify any fallacies or rhetoric. Google "We could, for example, save lives by denying drivers' licenses to those over 65, but we do not" (without quotes) and click on the De-Demonizing Rum: What's wrong with '...
May 31, 2008 by Anonymous

Critical Thinking
Does anyone have time to read over an article and help me identify any fallacies or rhetoric. Google "We could, for example, save lives by denying drivers' licenses to those over 65, but we do not" (without quotes) and click on the De-Demonizing Rum: What's wrong with '...
May 31, 2008 by Anonymous

grammar(english)
i need to find similes he was as hard as a rock. she was as gentle as a dove. the wall was like a mountian i could not climb. similie = a comparision between two words using "like" or "as" to compare (examples above) hope this helps! To add to Marie's excellent answer, I ...
May 23, 2007 by destiny

english
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers's distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Check this site. http://www.jessanderson.org/doc/rr_lingo.html To persuade people into believing a ...
July 10, 2006 by amber

COM/125
From previous answers to this question: ------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on ...
February 6, 2007 by Writeacher

Critical Thinking
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can reader's distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Previous answers to this same question: ------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:...
May 22, 2007 by Amy

Martin Luther King Junior
Can I have a quick summery of why he opposed the war? I don't want to have to read the whole speech. I need some good quotes from him. I'm suppose to "discuss and analyze the rhetoric and persuasive languages used by the king." What does that mean? What am I looking for? ...
October 3, 2012 by Cora

creative writing
Here are some previous answers to this question: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1157494639.1157499174 Posted by PsyDAG on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 7:32pm. Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost ...
April 17, 2007 by Writeacher

English
According to the first philosophers, did they think of rhetoric as good or negative? I know that Aristotle thought of it more good because it wasn't just used for politics, but for much more. Plato looked on it more negatively because it could easily manipulate people and a ...
December 17, 2011 by Anonymous

english
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers's distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost...
September 5, 2006 by andy

English
How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Here's a previous answer to this question. Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 27, 2006 at 6:03pm in response to CREATIVE WRITING. This question has been asked and answered here ...
April 16, 2007 by Jamie

Rhetoric Writing
Hey I am doing a Process Analysis assignment. I chose "How a magician saws a woman in half" I need some help in finding information for this topic as it relates to the stages and steps taken in doing this magic. Also i will like to find some visual of how the magic is done. ...
February 19, 2010 by Ren

Rhetoric
How does one distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial when using rhetorical divices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric...
November 22, 2006 by Michelle

English
Does rhetoric using threats and bribery make for a more convincing point of view? No. There's an old saying, and it applies to actions and writing, too: http://www.bartleby.com/59/3/youcancatchm.html =) I need a simile for "her eyes are as big as her bubbly toes"
March 21, 2007 by Lee

Critical Thinking
As answered several times before -- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Monday, July 10, 2006 at 6:...
December 5, 2006 by Writeacher

critical thinking
What would be some good sources to look for these things: rhetorical devices, examples of bias, fallacies, or faulty reasoning, argument good/bad, valid/invalid, or strong/weak and non-factual issues addressed, moral, legal or aesthetic reasoning. Rhetorical devices http://www...
April 19, 2007 by gigi

SOCIAL STUDIES
what is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beleifs? I think Gurublue and Writeacher already answered that. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1174394553 There is no point in posting a question more than once. Thanks. =) Sorry!
March 20, 2007 by GIGI

Public speaking
Public speaking has been formally studied since: A. the 5th century. B. the 20th century. C. recently. D. communication courses were offered at universities. is it B 2. Early study of public speaking was known as: A. public communication. B. rhetoric. C. public relations. D. ...
March 28, 2013 by Amy

English
Please check 8. An entry in the New World Encyclopedia. The entry is called Parent Education. It is written by M. S. Fisher. It was published in 2003. Fisher, M.S. Parent Education. Encyclopedia New World. 2003. Print. 9. An essay appeared in the journal called College English...
June 1, 2012 by Ashley

writing
• Post your response to this question: What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these ...
October 24, 2006 by jazmin

writing
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Please see the following responses to this same set of questions: ------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on...
November 21, 2006 by tasha

AP English
I have to read the Grapes of Wrath and find 24 quotes to analyze. Some of the quotes have to be biblical allusions (from even-numbered chapters), and the others have to be a rhetoric device. I'm almost done with the book, but I've only found maybe 13 quotes. Even our teacher ...
August 15, 2009 by Emily

public speaking
Early study of public speaking was known as: A. public communication. B. rhetoric. C. public relations. D. communication study.
August 7, 2012 by kedie

LA
Mark fig. lang. sensory imagery peotic devices and any other diction and rhetoric The something that I had noticed before clicked in the man's throat again, and he turned his back. The boat had returned, and his guard were ready, so we followed him to the landing-place made of...
December 15, 2009 by JD

LA prt2
Mark fig. lang. sensory imagery peotic devices and any other diction and rhetoric No one seemed surprised to see him, or interested in seeing him, glad to see him, or sorry to see him, or spoke a word, except that somebody in the boat growled as if to dogs "Give way, you!" ...
December 15, 2009 by JD

Retorical Devices
What is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beliefs? Please tell us what you think, and we'll be glad to add our comments and critique. I really love this website. I just went back to college. And thank goodness fortechnology. Use these snippets from ...
May 8, 2007 by Maree

critical thinking
How can reader's distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? How can a person distinguish between the prejudical and nonprejudical use of rhetorical devices? A prejudicial use of rhetoric will often have little backing, or use faulty evidence...
June 16, 2006 by scorpio

CRITICAL THINKING
Please post a substantive response to the following discussion questions by clicking on Reply: Aristotle developed a theory of persuasion by which there are three ways a speaker can persuade an audience. Ethos is the idea that an audience can be persuaded by a speaker's ...
June 28, 2012 by WILL

LA part 1
were suppose to mark all figurative language, sensory imagery, peotic devices, and any other diction and rhetoric The something that I had noticed before clicked in the man's throat again, and he turned his back. The boat had returned, and his guard were ready, so we followed ...
December 15, 2009 by JD

Synonym HELP
What are the synonym's for diction,digression,elegy,ellipsis,and epic? I suggest you get to know a thesaurus website such as http://thesaurus.reference.com/ Enter the word that you want synonymns for in the TOP line and click "Search". For "diction" you should get the synonyms...
August 23, 2005 by Brandy

English
I forgot to include the following statements. Thank you very much!! 8.He is linked/attached to the past 9.He gives this description of his father to underline that (or the fact that?) he is the only one able (or who is able) to govern 10. In front of the crowd (?) his words ...
February 21, 2010 by Franco

English
Thank you very much for your last corrections! Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1) Antony uses his rhetoric to persuade people to mutiny against Brutus. 2) History was seen as a sort of moral teacher, where the Elizabethans would find and answer to...
February 28, 2010 by Franco

critical thinking
how can readers distinguish beteen prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices This is an excellent site on propaganda techniques: http://www.propagandacritic.com/ Be sure to also check out the links here -- all from previous postings of the same question...
November 20, 2006 by sharon

English
Can you please check the grammar in the following sentences? Thank you. 1) His father is the perfect king who symbolizes justice and strength, unlike (?) his uncle, who is pure evil. (or who stands for pure evil?) 2)He fears that when becomes King, he will turn into a tyrant. ...
February 27, 2010 by Franco

English 1101 composition & rhetoric
Put these sentences in order 1-6, based on whether it is the TS(1), GD1(2), SD1(3), GD2(4), SD2(5), CS(6), of a body paragraph in a five paragraph essay. A) Benson claims that the typical family eats together once a week now; a family having dinner together every night is no ...
September 4, 2012 by victor

English
Can you please check if the following statements are correct? Thank you. 1.Antony uses a rhetoric language. 2.He makes a comparison (draws a parallel) between his uncle and his father. 3.Hamlet refers to Claudius as a pickpocket of the Empire since he took the crown and put it...
February 22, 2010 by Franco

English
Can you please tell me if the following statements are correct. In particular, if the ones in parentheses are also possible? Thank you. 1)The old king Hamlet is linked with (associated with) beauty and justice, whereas Claudius is linked with a filthy envoronment, with ...
February 21, 2010 by Franco

News
Hi I need help determining the significance and impact of this story from fox news Nancy Pelosi defended her rhetoric leading up to a passage of the 2010 health care law while seeking to minimize the reports to unrest in her caucus and the potential for political fallout in ...
November 19, 2013 by Blaze

English
I am doing well in my class but having trouble with a particular assignment. I don't really understand bias, fallicies and rhetoric. Here is my assignment, any help or enlightenment would be appreciated. I am not asking for my assignment to be done for me, I am just having ...
July 27, 2008 by Rachel

English
I am doing well in my class but having trouble with a particular assignment. I don't really understand bias, fallicies and rhetoric. Here is my assignment, any help or enlightenment would be appreciated. I am not asking for my assignment to be done for me, I am just having ...
July 27, 2008 by Rachel

COM/220
Below are my responses. could someone take a look and see if they seem so be correct? Write a minimum 500-word response to the following: 1. Identify and explain at least 2 specific examples of bias in the speech. 2. Identify and explain at least 2 specific examples of ...
November 5, 2009 by Linda

COM/220
Below are my responses. could someone take a look and see if they seem so be correct? Write a minimum 500-word response to the following: 1. Identify and explain at least 2 specific examples of bias in the speech. 2. Identify and explain at least 2 specific examples of ...
November 5, 2009 by Linda

COM/220
Below the instructions and the script are my responses. could someone take a look and see if they seem so be correct? Write a minimum 500-word response to the following: 1. Identify and explain at least 2 specific examples of bias in the speech. 2. Identify and explain at ...
November 6, 2009 by Linda

english
Can someone tell me if this is a correct answer? Question: What kinds of unwanted reactions might you get from readers of your messages? What steps would you take to ensure that the purpose of your message (whether informative,negative,or persuasive)is conveyed to your readers...
October 16, 2006 by Jasmine07202006

SAT Essay
Traditionally, the term "heroism" has been applied to those who have braved physically danger to defend a cause or to protect others. But one of the most feared dangers people face is that of disapproval by their family, peers, or community. Sometimes acting courageously ...
September 30, 2008 by Sahil

public administration
Assume that after all the rhetoric and great debates on health care reform that Congress decided the rate regulation that has been used for a century to control the prices and services of common carriers in transportation is an appropriate model. It therefore established the "...
November 7, 2010 by james

someone to correct?
Roses are Red is not fiction, this is really happening in the world today. We are watching television every day, movies, series etc.The Mastermind exists unfortunately. There is always sick people in the news who are doing sick things. James Patterson has written a book that ...
January 14, 2007 by tull

english part of essay
Please correct my grammar and sentences Wordsworth used many symbolisms in this sonnet in order to make the readers feel strongly about this matter and to feel what Wordsworth himself felt. He used strong diction and powerful details to get his point across. The phrase “late ...
January 29, 2009 by Anonymous

Literature
1. Which one of the following short stories takes a series of completely ordinary events and develops them into a character study? A. "Young Goodman Brown" B. "Paul's Case" C. "A Private History of a Campaign That Failed" [D.] "A Pair of Silk Stockings" 2. What author saw ...
August 4, 2012 by Abby

Literature (short story)
In "A Pair of Silk Stockings," the silk stockings are a symbol of A. Mrs. Sommers's inability to handle money. B. Mrs. Sommers's lack of concern for her children. C. Mrs. Sommers's selfish needs. D. Mrs. Sommers's desire for attention. 2. An author's purpose in using rhetoric ...
April 18, 2008 by Frances

PHI 208 Week 3 Reading Quiz
Question 1. 1. It is unfair to criticize the profit-making purpose of business because: (Points : 1) it is in the nature of corporations and in the definition for their existence to form as a means to organize human effort more efficiently in order to maximize profits. as Adam...
April 6, 2014 by Jamski

critical thinking
identify and classify the different fallacReprinted from "Animals Hold the Key to Saving Human Lives," Los Angeles Times, February 5, 1996, by permission of the author. Dr. Joseph E. Murray, a Nobel laureate, performed the first human kidney transplant in 1954. He is a member ...
January 27, 2010 by barbara

critical thinking
Could someone double check my answers for me? Thank You! 2.) “Right. George Bush ‘won’ the election in 2000, didn’t he?” the use of quotation marks around “Won” has the effect of a a. Weaseler b. Dysphemism c. downplayer d. rhetorical explaination e. not a slanter My answer: C...
July 13, 2012 by Becka

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