The Informed Argument
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Author : Robert P. Yagelski

9781428262300

720 Pages  Paperback 

8th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2007, 2004, 1998

©2012 , Published

$56.25

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Treating argument as a problem-solving tool, featuring an innovative marginalia program that contains the contextual information students need to enter thematic conversations, and providing the most extensive coverage of argument in all forms of media, THE INFORMED ARGUMENT is the complete solution ... more

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Offering the most extensive thematic reader of any argument text available, this edition provides instructors with many options for selecting the pieces best suited for their own courses. Organized around six main themes, the reading selections reflect the book’s focus on argumentation as a way to n... more

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The Eighth Edition features 29 new readings offering diverse perspectives on both contemporary and traditional issues. Selections include Anna Quindlen’s “The Good Enough Mother,” Anne Applebaum’s “The Globalization of Censorship,” Michael Pollan’s “Voting With Your Fork,” and Peter Elbow’s “Getting... more

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