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Unformatted text preview: interpretations to criticism by others, thus increasing our chances of reaching more correct interpretations. Logos logical reasoning Pathosrefers to the appeal writers sometimes make to the readers emotions Ethos ethical appeal, refers to the writers attempt to present him or herself as an ethical or credible person A successful argument is built around the writers: 1. anticipation of possible objections to his or her position 2. reasonable explanations about why these objections do not disprove the original thesis...
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- Spring '07