ENGL 2276

The Arts of Persuasion


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Welcome to the online research guide for students enrolled in English 2276, “The Arts of Persuasion.” This guide will be a useful resource throughout the term as you familiarize yourself with and join conversations about rhetorical theory, its ancient origins, and contemporary practices across national and international scholarly and professional communities.

The research guide will also help you as you conceive, compose, and complete your various short assignments and research project. The Getting Started page introduces you to types of sources, search tips and tutorials, and other helpful information as you begin your research. The Resources page highlights specific journals, reference sources, and databases that will enhance your experience in English 2276. It also includes assignment-specific sections for the Annotation, Rhetorical Analysis, and Final Project assignments.