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Unformatted text preview: and homework assignments (with answers on ilearn). I am available to answer all questions until Friday morning, don't procrastinate! Important concepts that will be tested: 1. Validity 2. Soundness 3. Argument: What is the definition? Also, be able to read a passage and state if it is an argument or not and identify the conclusion. 4. Semantic ambiguity 5. Syntactic ambiguity 6. Grouping ambiguity 7. All of the rhetorical devices from Chapter 5 8. Issues: Identify the issue in a passage. Remember this is stated with whether, for example: Whether or not the state should set up and support a needle exchange program. 9. Credibility: Specifically, be able to say why one source is more or less credible than another in a sentence or so....
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This note was uploaded on 09/08/2011 for the course PHIL 110 taught by Professor Kay during the Spring '07 term at S.F. State.
- Spring '07