English 1 Summer 2009 Section 1262
Instructor: Susan Caggiano Office Hours: by appointment Meeting Days & Time: M-TH Bundy 212 8:00-10:05 AM Email: [email protected] (best way to reach me) Office: TBA
Required Texts and Materials: The Brief Bedford R
Basic List of Rhetorical Devices Understatement deliberately expresses an idea as less important than it actually is, either for ironic emphasis or for politeness and tact. When the writer's audience can be expected to know the true nature of a fact which
Politics and the English Language
Most people who bother with the matter at all would admit that the English language is in a bad way, but it is generally assumed that we cannot by conscious action do anything about it. Our civilization is d
ARISTOTLE The Aim of Man
From the Nichomachean Ethics. Translated by Martin Ostwald.
ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) is the great inheritor of Plato's influence in philosophical thought. He was a student at the Academy of Plato in Athens from age seventeen to th
Niccolo Machiavelli (14691527). The Prince. The Harvard Classics. 190914.
XIV. Of the Duty of a Prince In Respect of Military Affairs
A PRINCE, therefore, should have no care or thought but for war, and for the regulations and training it requires, and sh
October 3, 2013
Laws of Two Countries
Peoples behavior in society is dictated by different laws, which might vary within each
country. Even though many laws are strictly followed universally, in some countri