Rhetorical Analysis Practice
Directions: In the appropriate conference on our class WebBoard (YourGroup; Rhetorical Analysis Exercise), practice Rhetorical Analysis.
Now comes the fun part. You're going to analyze the argument using one of the schema in the rhetoric lecture. In order to get some depth without having you write an entire paper, we're going to limit this a bit.
First, state what you see as the claim of the argument.
Next, identify the rhetorical situation of the text. Be particularly careful to identify the audience.
Once you have done that, address in some detail one or possibly two of the following:
Your post in total should be a couple of good-sized paragraphs.
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