COMS 539. Argumentation. 3 Hours S.

Analysis of the theory and techniques of argumentation in historical and contemporary writings, with special emphasis on the works of Aristotle, John Stuart Mill, Richard Whateley, and Stephen Toulmin. Application of argumentation theory to political and legal discourse. Opportunity for student performances in the preparation and criticism of argument. Prerequisite: Four hours in the department. LEC.

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Communication Studies

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...Resolution COMS 538 Persuasion Theory and Research COMS 539 Argumentation COMS 607 Political Communication COMS...

Bachelor of Science in Education

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...the Education Profession 3 COMS 130 Speaker-Audience...Classroom 3 C&T 539 Curriculum and Instruction...