rhetoric

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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 ...

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

English

what does rhetoric mean in this sentence? He has toned down the rhetoric since his star-crossed days as minister.

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 - ...

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...

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

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

CRITICAL THINKING

PREJUDICIAL AND RHETORIC

English

Do you know why rhetoric is called a public activity?

critical thinking

what is an example of a nonjudicial rhetoric device?

Business Administration

What is an example of an nonprejudicial rhetoric statement?

CRITICAL THINKING

Persuasion via Rhetoric Quiz II

Literature/short story,2

An author's purposein using rhetoric is to?

RHETORIC

How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and nonprejudicial us of rhetorical devices?

English

Write about a time someone you know who used rhetoric/elements of persuasion to help them.

com 220

what type of fallacies and rhetoric are used in Charles Kane Campaign for governor

English

What does this definition of rhetoric mean by Plato: the persuasion of ignorant masses within the courts and assemblies

RESESARCH WRITING

IDENTIFY EXAMPLES OF BIAS, FALLACIES, AND SPECFIC RHETORICAL DEVICES IN THE SPEECH AMERICAN RHETORIC

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.

college

American Rhetoric: Citizen Kane what are some rhetorical devices, falacies, bias, arguments, and counterarguements in this speech.

Literary Terms

Please give examples for the following: 1. Satire 2. Parody 3. Pathos 4. Bathos 5. Rhetoric 6. Logos 7. Ethos

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.

Rhetoric

What is the relationship between feminist theory and traditional rhetorical theory? and how do they connect?

english

Rhetoric and commonly confused words, prefixes and suffixes, misspelled words Can't find one??

Ap Lit and Composition

My teacher always asks me to comment on diction, style, tone, rhetoric.... but i don't know how to do this, i mean i know what they are, i just don't know how to formulate an essay on this? can you give me a sentence that sortof depicts what this is?

Literary terms

PLEASE HELP!!!!!! Please give examples for the following: 1. Satire 2. Parody 3. Pathos 4. Bathos 5. Rhetoric 6. Logos 7. Ethos

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 ...

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.

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. separate realism from idealism

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 .

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?

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"

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 :)

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 ...

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]

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

World Literature- Mary Wollstonecraft

In Mary Wollstonecraft's "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" where does Wollstonecraft use the rhetoric appeal of Logos?

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/...

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 ...

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.

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. (...

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. ...

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...

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 ...

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 '...

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 '...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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:...

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? ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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. ...

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...

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"

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:...

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...

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!

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. ...

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...

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 ...

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...

History

Which accurately describes classical Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the values of freedom and self-improvement were revived during the Renaissance the values of the divine right of ruling monarchs was revived during the...

History

Which accurately describes classical Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the values of freedom and self-improvement were revived during the Renaissance the values of the divine right of ruling monarchs was revived during the...

History

Which accurately describes classical Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the values of freedom and self-improvement were revived during the Renaissance the values of the divine right of ruling monarchs was revived during the...

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 ...

public speaking

Early study of public speaking was known as: A. public communication. B. rhetoric. C. public relations. D. communication study.

History

Which option accurately describes Greek and Roman ideas that were revived during the Renaissance by humanist philosophers? the art of public speaking and debate, known as rhetoric, was revived during the Renaissance the worship of Greek and Roman gods as deities was revived ...

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...

English

Sorry, but what are some examples of these themes from A Raisin In The Sun. I tried to do some and don't know if they are right. I was also ask to find out what the rhetorical device for the examples of each theme represents. So please help me. 1. Values, ideals, and morals, ...

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!" ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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. ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

English

Chapter 2 1.The antecedent of "its" in this sentence "There was, moreover, a boldness and rotundity of speech among these matrons, as most of them seemed to be, that would startle us at the present day, whether in respect to its purport or its volume of tone."is A. Speech B. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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