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Unformatted text preview: effectively be used to enhance an argument. Logos (Logical) means persuading by the use of reasoning . This will be the most important technique we will study, and Aristotle's favorite. We'll look at deductive and inductive reasoning , and discuss what makes an effective, persuasive reason to back up your claims. Giving reasons is the heart of argumentation, and cannot be emphasized enough. We'll study the types of support you can use to substantiate your thesis, and look at some of the common logical fallacies, in order to avoid them in your writing....
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This note was uploaded on 06/08/2011 for the course ENGL 101 taught by Professor Giawanz during the Spring '11 term at CSU Long Beach.
- Spring '11