What_is_Rhetorical_Analysis

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What is Rhetorical Analysis? Analysis: The Basics Analysis is breaking something up into its constituent parts in order to examine how and why the text works. Here are some important considerations about analysis: Summary versus Analysis: In general terms, summary is a brief description of the significant points in a given text. Summarizing is simply abridging what is there. Analysis explains how a given text creates meaning. Other Modes of Knowledge and Belief: Just as analysis is not summary, it is also not evaluation (an explanation of what is good or bad). Nor is analysis an opinion. Analysis is a type of argument (using claims, reasons, and evidence). The goal of analysis is to articulate your thoughts into a coherent argument. Rhetorical Analysis: Basic Overview Every text—oral, written, or visual—is a strategic presentation of particular ideas. Hence, it is vital for human beings to understand how and why texts work. Human beings study rhetoric in order to understand how such texts create meaning, how knowledge is constructed, how we
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