Unformatted text preview: ii. “Andrew Dice Clay’s use of humor in his response to the death of the governor was an inappropriate strategy.” iii. “Hitler’s use of infestation metaphors to refer to the Jews was a deceptive rhetorical strategy.” 2. What kinds of key terms might signal that an evaluation is in progress? • (in)effective, (in)appropriate, deceptive, truthful, (un)helpful, (un)ethical, fitting or not fitting 3. Why is it that an evaluation might not be necessary in a message analysis? • it might not be necessary because often a non-evaluative interpretation already explains which rhetorical devices worked, suggesting the effectiveness or ineffectiveness...
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- Spring '14
- Rhetoric, Andrew Dice Clay, rhetorical choices, Rhetorical Criticism chapter, deceptive rhetorical