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ENGL 5315:Professional Writing Seminar : Rhetorical Approach


 "The faculty of discovering in any particular case all of the available means of persuasion."


Helpful Resources

Understanding Misunderstandings: How to do a Rhetorical Analysis - A helpful guide to rhetorical analysis  presented by Professor Trish Roberts-Miller at the University of Texas.

Treating professional writing as social praxis - Article that discusses how classical rethoric can be applicable to professional writing by Thomas P. Miller

Learning Oral Presentation Skills - A qualitatively study on how students learn oral presentation skills using rhetorical principles.


Visual Rhetoric Video from Purdue Owl

Films on Demand

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The following streaming video is part of the series Great Speeches Series

Rhetoric and Communication Journals

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