Toulmin_Model[1] - why you believe the warrant) Opposition...

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Toulmin Model Claim : Position or point of view, very specific Reasons : Because clauses that answer the “why” of the claim Grounds : Evidence (data, facts, personal testimony, examples, statistics) supporting reasons Warrant : Unstated assumption behind the enthymeme (claim and reasons)—belief, value, principle that undergirds Backing : Argumentation that supports the warrant; essential if audience doubts warrant (the
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Unformatted text preview: why you believe the warrant) Opposition : Anticipation of counter-argument against reasons or warrant. Why wouldnt someone agree with the claim? Qualifier : Words or phrases limiting the force of the claim like usually, most of the time, in most cases....
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This note was uploaded on 07/12/2011 for the course ENG 102 taught by Professor Lilygren during the Spring '10 term at Elizabethtown.

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