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The Elements of Eloquence Mark Forsyth. Some of this is very tongue in cheek and rather amusing, but other portions feel a bit off--if not outright patronizing to students. RHPD rated it really liked it Dec 03, May 22, Melody rated it really liked it Shelves: Composition Forum 32, Fall http:

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Understanding Rhetoric: A Graphic Guide to Writing

Clever, thoughtful, great way to present this material. The power of comics is in the way that they combine texts and images, and it takes a particular type of literacy to get the most out of this combination.

She is the author of Virtualpolitik: So, what makes this book different? RHPD rated it really liked it Dec 03, From the start of the textbook, the authors are attempting to connect with students by demonstrating the relevance of each chapter and lesson. This structure works well, though a reader will recognize its form and function from innumerable previous writing textbooks.

Amy Heno rated it it was amazing Jul 29, Will update the review if I end up teaching from the book! Clearly, the book is well crafted; the illustrations and overall approach as a comic book meet their goal of being both visually interesting and informative.

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Understanding Rhetoric: A Graphic Guide to Writing by Elizabeth Losh

Mary Latibashvili rated it really liked it Jun 23, The Little Seagull Handbook, 2nd Edition. Their issues on "Strategic Reading," arguments, and portions of the research and revision are rhetiric.

These texts draw on the multi-modal rhetoric of comics to present research-based arguments in a format that is fun and accessible, while also maintaining a complexity that does justice to their subject matters. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

I am piloting this book in the summer for my "Introduction to College Composition" courses and I am really conflicted about this book. Composition Forum 32, Fall http: A Graphic Guide to Writing Paperback. Sponsored Products are advertisements for products sold by merchants on Amazon.

This is a textbook--written in a graphic form my husband asked if I was reading a comic book when he caught a glimpse of a page --and there are a lot of really good things about it that I think will appeal to younger readers more understansing at reading graphic texts than I am. Jul 22, Lynn rated it it was amazing.

Understanding Rhetoric : A Graphic Guide to Writing

The fantasy cookbook you've been waiting for! Pages with related products. Sponsored products related to this item What's this? Daze of the Dead Javier Hernandez. Thank You for Arguing Jay Heinrichs. However, the format of Understanding Rhetoric attempts to address this issue by providing a medium through which students might better involve themselves with the material. Scholastic Success rhetodic Writing, Grade 3.

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Return to Composition Forum 32 table of contents. AmazonGlobal Ship Understandingg Internationally. On a daily basis students are confronted with an overload of visual data, and this textbook seeks to afford them an understanding of the various media they intake, and, in turn, how to use this analytical knowledge to create compositions. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

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