News in the classroom This is a good place to find the latest news, but also look up news that concerns topics you are discussing
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STUDENT OBJECTIVES analyze a speech for rhetorical devices and their purpose. identify an author’s purposeful manipulation of language. identify elements of argument within a speech.
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is Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley and Senior Fellow at the Blum Center for Developing Economies. He served
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