The Resource Analysis and critique : how to engage and write about anything, Dorsey Armstrong, (videorecording)

Analysis and critique : how to engage and write about anything, Dorsey Armstrong, (videorecording)

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Analysis and critique : how to engage and write about anything
Title
Analysis and critique
Title remainder
how to engage and write about anything
Statement of responsibility
Dorsey Armstrong
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Language
eng
Summary
All writing--whether it's an essay, a personal letter, or a detailed business report--is at its most memorable when it's built on the fundamental and critical skills that transform your words from good to great. The first lectures provide the first key to more engaging and effective writing: understanding literary genres and the ways their unique styles can shape and inform your own voice. The focus then shifts to the art of rhetoric and the ways it can help you adapt your writing to a variety of situations. The final part is a step-by-step guide through the writing process in its four major stages: researching, first draft, editing and rewriting
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LBB
Characteristic
videorecording
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1970-
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Armstrong, Dorsey
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Prof. Dorsey Armstrong, Purdue University
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Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses, literature & language, writing
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  • English language
  • Criticism
  • English language
  • Report writing
  • Authorship
  • Authorship
  • Criticism
  • English language
  • English language
  • Report writing
Technique
live action
Label
Analysis and critique : how to engage and write about anything, Dorsey Armstrong, (videorecording)
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Publication
Note
  • "Course No. 2133"--Disc label
  • 24 lectures (30 min. each) on four discs
  • The accompanying course guidebook includes a glossary, biographical notes, and a bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 116 p. : ill., port. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • How to organize an argument
  • Supporting your argument
  • Finishing strong
  • The uses of poetry
  • Poetic diction and syntax
  • Drama : writing out loud. -- disc 3. Lectures 13-18.
  • What you can learn from autobiography
  • Writing and leadership
  • The rules of rhetoric
  • Invention and arrangement
  • disc 1. Lectures 1-6.
  • Ethos and pathos
  • Finding what you need
  • disc 4. Lecture 19-24.
  • Using what you find
  • Getting started : writing first drafts
  • Editing : finding what's wrong
  • Rewriting : fixing what's wrong
  • Avoiding common errors in grammar and usage ; The power of words
  • How to write about anything
  • How to be an effective reader
  • How literature can help
  • Shaping your voice
  • Knowing your reader
  • The art of the essay : how to start
  • disc 2. Lectures 7-12.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781598037142
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Course No. 2133
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sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)701321938
  • (OCoLC)ocn701321938
System details
DVD (Region 1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Analysis and critique : how to engage and write about anything, Dorsey Armstrong, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Course No. 2133"--Disc label
  • 24 lectures (30 min. each) on four discs
  • The accompanying course guidebook includes a glossary, biographical notes, and a bibliography
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 116 p. : ill., port. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
  • How to organize an argument
  • Supporting your argument
  • Finishing strong
  • The uses of poetry
  • Poetic diction and syntax
  • Drama : writing out loud. -- disc 3. Lectures 13-18.
  • What you can learn from autobiography
  • Writing and leadership
  • The rules of rhetoric
  • Invention and arrangement
  • disc 1. Lectures 1-6.
  • Ethos and pathos
  • Finding what you need
  • disc 4. Lecture 19-24.
  • Using what you find
  • Getting started : writing first drafts
  • Editing : finding what's wrong
  • Rewriting : fixing what's wrong
  • Avoiding common errors in grammar and usage ; The power of words
  • How to write about anything
  • How to be an effective reader
  • How literature can help
  • Shaping your voice
  • Knowing your reader
  • The art of the essay : how to start
  • disc 2. Lectures 7-12.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781598037142
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
Course No. 2133
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)701321938
  • (OCoLC)ocn701321938
System details
DVD (Region 1)
Video recording format
DVD

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