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Oxford guide to effective argument and critical thinking.

Author: Colin Swatridge
Publisher: OUP, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This work is sure to improve the written work of any student required to demonstrate the key skills of critical writing and thinking. It is equally as valuable for professionals needing these skills  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Swatridge
ISBN: 9780199671724 0199671729
OCLC Number: 972076300
Contents: 1. What do you do when you argue a case? ; 2. How will you make yourself clear? ; 3. What case have others made? ; 4. What do you make of these arguments? ; 5. How will you support your case ; 6. How much can you be sure about? ; 7. How much is a matter of belief? ; 8. Are you oversimplifying the issue? ; 9. Does your argument hang together? ; 10. How will you lay out your case? ; A Summary of Recommendations for Effective Argument Made in This Book ; Exemplar Arguments ; Responses to Questions ; Index


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From how to approach an argument, to creating counter-claims and perfecting persuasive conclusions, author Colin Swatridge has the answers. * Lynn News * brilliantly informative [...] I know of no Read more...

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