Fourth EditionLaurie G. Kirszner; Stephen R. Mandell©2020
Learn how to argue about the issues that affect you.
When learning argumentation techniques that can be applied to real life issues, you don’t want to get bogged down with technical jargon. Practical Argument makes argumentative writing accessible with a step-by-step approach and clear, understandable language. The fourth edition includes a contemporary and diverse array of readings, as well as coverage of the kinds of visual arguments you’re likely to encounter in your everyday life.
Table of Contents
Part 2—Reading and Responding to Arguments
Part 3—Writing an Argumentative Essay
Part 4—Using Sources to Support Your Argument
Part 5— Strategies for Argument
Part 6—Debates, Casebooks, and Classic Arguments
Appendix A—Writing Literary Arguments
Appendix B—Documenting Sources: APA
Index of Titles and Authors