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Oral Communication Two types of premises 1. Perceptual premises : Assumptions about the nature of things 2. Value premises : Assumptions about the worth of something --- defined by culture --- Almost always true Two types of Evidence 1. Factual evidence : verifiable statement about something 2. Expert opinion : Authoritative statements that explain factual evidence Three methods for discovering (premises) generally accepted assumption 1. What the
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Unformatted text preview: position meaning adversely consciously expresses 2. Ideas that our society holds to be universally self-evident 3. Whats the research plan--- Two elements of a good research plan are general issues and specific argument Inductive reasoning : Synthetic process that moves from particulars to probable conclusions Deductive reasoning : Analytic process that moves from generalities to structurally certain conclusions...
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