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Rhetorical Strategies and Fallacies

For this assignment, you will identify fallacies of reasoning. Reasoning is the part of the critical thinking process that allows us to make logical arguments so problems can be solved and decisions can be made. Part 1 Review Ch. 5, 6, 7, and 8 of Critical Thinking (12th ed.).  Complete the Rhetorical Strategies and Fallacies Worksheet. Part 2 Apply what you learned from completing the worksheet by doing the following:

Identify 10 rhetorical strategies or rhetorical fallacies that are heard often within the workplace (does not have to be your workplace). Identify the type of rhetorical strategy or rhetorical fallacy that is being used, and then write an example of the stated rhetorical strategy or rhetorical fallacy.

For example (not to be included as part of your assignment):….

General Environmental Pollution and the Kyoto Protocol

What is environmental pollution? It can be defined as the act of environmental contamination, usually caused by man-made wastes. The Environment and Opportunity Cost

At first thought, these two concepts seem to be fairly unrelated. However, both of these concepts come down to one single principle – Scarcity. As economists, we have seen that society tries to make the best arrangements between various resources in order to gain maximum benefit. Unfortunately, these arrangements which provide maximum benefit to an individual or firm can have detrimental side effects to other individuals and/or firms. Environmental problems would not arise if there was a superabundance of resources. There would be no worries about running out of supplies. Most waste products could be easily and harmlessly dispersed if there were boundless oceans….

Catering industry

What is catering industry? The catering industry is comprised of businesses that provide food, beverages and other services to a variety of clients, usually for special events. Catering industry Jobs vary from small intimate affairs to large events that involve providing not only food and beverage service but also tableware, linens, service personnel and other aspects of the event. Companies that provide catering services might be as large as a business with several locations or as small as an individual who provides catering services on his or her own. A caterer might be part of a restaurant or have his or her own business. Caterers might make use of independent contractors for some aspects of their catering service. Small dinners and banquets are some types of events for….

writing.

 Write a two-page scene where you incorporate the elements of plot you explored in Writing Exercise #20. In the scene, be sure to focus on your characters, the setting, the plot, and the ways you introduce conflict. It may be helpful to review  and include more of the elements from this list to help you craft a complete story. list- ACTION & REACTION – It’s easy to see how action develops the plot, but writers often miss the importance of reaction. Characters reflecting on events that have taken place can have an important effect on the plot.

DECISIONS – The decisions made by characters can change the direction of the plot, as well as develop character.

SUCCESSES & FAILURES – Part of the action/reaction dialectic is the tension….

Understanding the Court System

  Due Week 3 and worth 200 points The U.S. Court System is a complex system that includes both federal and state-level courts. The federal system includes the judicial branch of the government. This system is designed to help society interpret the U.S. Constitution and provide guidelines for society. Court cases may concern many different topics and have an unlimited number of outcomes. Use the Internet or Strayer databases to research a civil or criminal court case in which you are interested.  Write a five to eight (5-8) page paper in which you:

Summarize the seminal facts of the case that you chose. Explain the main laws that have been violated in the case that you chose. Describe the possible penalties that could be associated with the laws….

Research paper

Plato, Hume, Kant, and Russell: What is human knowledge?

Part I is simply the introductory paragraph, which should include your thesis statement. Also include in Part I a “working” title and an informal list of possible sources. 

Your paper must cite the work of at least these four philosophers studied during the course; there is no upper limit on the number of sources you may use. 

 A position paper follows a particular format. First, the thesis is clearly stated in the introductory paragraph (sometimes it is pushed into the second paragraph). The thesis expresses the author’s position on a specific issue related to the topic at hand, and the issue itself is introduced in the first part of the introductory paragraph. Your position on the issue is, in fact,….

How to Write a 20 Page Research Paper in Under a Day

How to Write a 20 Page Research Paper in Under a Day So you’ve procrastinated again. You told yourself you wouldn’t do this 2 months ago when your professor assigned you this. But you procrastinated anyway. Shame on you. It’s due in a few hours. What are you going to do? Pick a Topic The important thing about this is to think of ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING, no matter how silly or far-fetched. It’ll make your professor go “hmm, didn’t think about that one”. You can even get your friends to help you with this one. The more the merrier. It’s best to do this on a computer, because… Reorder everything Put your most obvious argument first. Then put weird off the wall stuff, regardless of importance. Put the strongest….

Beowulf and the Hero’s Journey

Joseph Campbell’s term monomyth can be described as a hero’s journey. Many heroic characters follow the monomyth, no matter the time period or culture the literature was created in. The poem Beowulf is known to follow the adventure of the hero described in Campbell’s monomyth. The hero’s journey consists of three rites of passages: separation, initiation, and return. Beowulf endures each of these stages throughout the epic poem, so his journey does follow Campbell’s monomyth. The separation is the first stage a hero must go through in his or her journey. This stage consists of “a blunder -apparently the merest chance- reveals an unsuspected world, and the individual is drawn into a relationship with forces that are not rightly understood. ” (42) This is known as the hero’s….

The Role and Importance of Stakeholders in an Organization

Student to be able to define and discuss the role and importance of stakeholders in an organization and their ability to influence the performance of the organization. Answer In general, a stakeholder can be one of two types: internal (within an organization) or external (outside of an organization). They can affect the firm’s vision and mission, are affected by the strategic outcomes achieved, and have enforceable claims on the firm’s performance.A stakeholder is typically concerned on the organisation’s results to meet its financial objectives The 3 stakeholders are : •Capital Market Stakeholder is shareholders and lenders that expect the firm to preserve and enhance the wealth they have entrusted to it and the returns are commensurate with the degree of risk accepted to hence their wealth to be….

Climate Change Term Paper

INTRODUCTION Climate change is a significant and lasting change in the statistical distribution of weather patterns over periods ranging from decades to millions of years. It may be a change in average weather conditions or the distribution of events around that average (e.g., more or fewer extreme weather events). Climate change may be limited to a specific region or may occur across the whole Earth. The most general definition of climate change is a change in the statistical properties of the climate system when considered over long periods of time, regardless of cause. Accordingly, fluctuations over periods shorter than a few decades, such as El Niño, do not represent climate change.

The term sometimes is used to refer specifically to climate change caused by human activity, as opposed….