Warren Wilson College Catalog 07-08

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WRI 232 Argumentation 4cr

An intensive study of the theory and practice of argumentation, together with some consideration of the ethics of public deliberation. Selected classics in rhetoric (e.g., Plato's Gorgias, Mill's On Liberty) will be read and discussed. Classroom debate and a researched extended argumentative essay are among the major projects.
Triad: Composition II