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English: Rhetoric and Composition: How To Find...

Tips, techniques & links to help you find answers for your research papers & projects


MERLIN Catalog:
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Some useful search terms include:

  • "Rhetorical Criticism"
  • Persuasion
  • Discourse
  • Aristotle
  • "Classic Rhetoric"
  • "Argumentation Theory"

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