Comm210_week02_fall10 - Objectives for today Objectives for...

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bjectives for today Objectives for today nderstand why owth a primary Understand why growth is a primary objective for many organizations Identify Chandler’s claims & discuss their validity Differentiate between contestable and unproblematic claims Understand and practice the uses of concept maps
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Sir Ken Robinson says schools kill creativity http://www.ted.com/talks/ken_robinson_says_schools_kill_creativity.html
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entifying the author’s claims Identifying the author s claims hat is a aim What is a claim ? Main thesis or conclusion of a text. ow can one entify it How can one identify it ? Explicit or implicit? ften found in the very beginning or end of a text. Often found in the very beginning or end of a text. What is an example of an unproblematic claim ? do not juggle fire on Sundays I do not juggle fire on Sundays. You are bigger now than when you were born. ow about a ntestable aim? How about a contestable claim? art students make poor entrepreneurs.
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Alfred Chandler (1918-2007) Credited with creating the field of business history According to one of his students, Dr Chandler could "explain the sea to the fish who swim in it.”
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handler’s major claims Chandler s major claims
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This note was uploaded on 03/19/2012 for the course ECON 201 taught by Professor Ianirvine during the Fall '10 term at Concordia University Irvine.

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Comm210_week02_fall10 - Objectives for today Objectives for...

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