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    Appeal Of Emotion Essay

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    Appeal of Emotion The appeal of emotion, otherwise known as pathos, is used to connect with the audience in a more emotional level and is used to capitalize on specific events that the author is trying to speak about. Pathos can be used on any emotion, and is often used to make things relatable with the audience so they feel a certain pull towards the subject being talked about. Although pathos is powerful and important when it comes to rhetoric, it can be misused, which is suggested by Kendra Gayle Lee, Jessica McKee, and Megan McIntyre (2012), authors of the Writing Commons book, Pathos, “Relying too much on pathos, though, can make your writing sound like an after-school special.” (Lee, McKee & McIntyre, 2012) Manipulation of emotion within speech…

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    specially sarcasm. Mark Antony uses pathos and exaggeration to create powerful rhetoric and to connect with the human emotions of the plebeians. In his funeral speech Mark Antony uses tactics that better relate to human nature and better connect with the plebeians rather than Brutus who tries to appeal to logic…

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    of the mother. Noonan uses strong sources of evidence that appeal to logic. He uses many statistics that continue helping him defend his position and build a stronger argument. Some of these include “200,000,000… single ejaculate of which one has a chance of developing into a zygote” (1970, P. 100). This refers to an appeal of logos because he provides his reasons using statistics demonstrating how a certain quantity of sperm has a higher probability that can lead to creating a new form of…

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    She knows how to puts a sentence together that will make you think about what you read on a moral level (Marcotte n. pag.). She knows when to appeal to certain emotions throughout her article to build off of those feelings. Comparing this to Babich’s article where he doesn’t use emotions as well as Marcotte. His emotional appeals weren’t as well constructed as Marcotte’s. The strongest element for Babich was his analyzation. He analyzed his evidence wonderfully every time he could and…

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    Trump is untrustworthy. Especially, when none of Kolbert’s sources comment on Hillary Clinton’s trustworthy. This can be seen as a more logical appeal to the reader because showing only a negative viewpoint of Donald Trump may make readers feel the need to conform to the opinion. If readers hadn’t taken a viewpoint before reading the article, they may start feeling a subconscious drive to agree with the viewpoint. The reader can either disagree with every source presented in the article, or they…

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    Food Inc Documentary

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    ways. Director Robert Kenner and the cast of Food, Inc. enlightened many Americans by producing this documentary. Director Robert Kenner successfully enlightened the audience of Food, Inc. on America’s corporate controlled food industry and how the audience can make a change through the use of logos, pathos, and ethos and appeals to emotion (Kenner, 2008). During the opening scene of the movie, facts are thrown down the audience’s throat ranging from how many products grocery stores sell on…

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    Fallacies In Hoops Dreams

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    receive a sponsor for the rest of his tuition. For Arthur’s case, he was wasn’t providing good enough results because he wasn’t physically growing unlike his teammates which deemed him unworthy enough. On the other hand, William Gates was given this opportunity and went on to excel as a basketball player. Another instance an illogical fallacy was used was Coach Gene told Arthur that he would do whatever it takes to get them into the best college possible if they blindly followed his directions.…

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    Rhetoric In Advertising

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    benefits and one of those benefits includes being able to display an advertisement enticing customers to come and spend their money at this auto care establishment. There had to be thought put into the advertisement because it will be seen by so many people that there had to be a plan on how to business would portray the company and convey a message to outside consumers that this is a trusted establishment that will treat your property with care. Behind the planning of the advertisement is…

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    Writing a persuasive essay can be done in various ways. In Libby Hill’s essay “Calvin and Hobbes: The Voice of the Lonely Child”, she uses methods such as emotional appeal and testimony to connect to her readers. In Melissa Rubin’s essay, “Advertisements R Us”, she uses a very different approach as to how she persuades her reader. Rubin concentrates on logical appeal and historical facts to prove her claims. Both of these essays present reasonable arguments in different techniques as to what…

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    Chisolm wished to achieve rights for everyone but ironically the speech was effective mostly for the 1960s time period. While the equal rights bill has been received and adopted, women as well as various races, do not have the rights that should be considered equal. Rights In conclusion, Aristotle’s rhetorical theory of artistic proof made it possible for Chisholm to persuade congress to pass the equal rights amendment. Her smooth transition into each appeal, usage of tone, diction, further…

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