Souther University 7 Day Half Life Rhetorical Analysis Paper

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Read “Understanding the Basics of Argument” in Chapter 3 of your text, Read, Reason, Write. On pages 66-68, you will see a discussion of ethos, pathos, and logos, which you will use as the basis for conducting your analysis. Create your essay in the APA Basic Essay Template 6th Edition or in the template provided to you by the instructor.


For this assignment, you will write a rough draft of a rhetorical analysis essay and submit it to the Discussion Area.  After you post your rough draft, you will provide feedback to two peers using the discussion participation questions below.

Step 1:

Read “How the Future Will Judge Us,” by Kwame Anthony Appiah, in our text, Read, Reason, Write


Appiah, K. A. (2019). How the future will judge us. In D. U. Seyler & A. Brizee (Eds.) Read, Reason, Write: An Argument Text and Reader (pp. 511-513). New York: McGraw Hill.

Use the APA Citation Helper or the APA Citations Quick Sheet for help to correctly cite the article.

Step 2:

Write a 500-word rough draft of your essay in five paragraphs, following the guidelines below. Use the APA formatted template in which to compose your rough draft.

In the introduction, engage the reader’s interest in the issues of the article. Indicate why you are interested in the issues. Present your thesis and let your readers that you will examine how Appiah has or has not convinced you, through his use of logical and emotional reasoning, of how the future will judge the four practices he discusses in his essay.

In the second paragraph, summarize the argument and its main points of the article you are analyzing so your readers will know what you are talking about.

As you said in your thesis, explain, develop, and discuss Appiah’s use of logical appeals in his argument in your third paragraph.

In another full paragraph analyze Appiah’s use emotional appeals in his argument.

In your concluding paragraph, wrap up your analysis with a discussion of whether Appiah’s appeals to logic and emotion were effective in persuading you of his central claim.

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“How the Future Will Judge Us,” by Kwame Anthony Appiah

“How the Future Will Judge Us,” by Kwame Anthony Appiah


Appiah was a professor in philosophy who gave an outward of the future outcome for the
generation. He described the future outcomes for the generation to be affected by various actions
performed by the individuals in the community. He stated that their beliefs, emotions and the
community uniqueness will play a major role in showing the outcomes. The philosophy on how
the future will judge use has given a clear indication that shows there will be different outcomes
for various actions that a community is involved in. He described the philosophy basing on four
practices that a community is concerned with such as their language, beliefs, behavior and their
abilities for success. These four attributed show the judgment factor of a community by basing
on how the future will judge them (Appiah, 2019).
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