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Techniques of Persuasion by wuj11310

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                      Techniques of Persuasion in Thomas Paine’s American Crisis, No. 1
                                Due Date: Wednesday, November 1 (lab day)

      Before you begin, save this document to your “P” drive.

1.Did you read the assignment that included The American Crisis?    yes/no
If not, do not continue. Read the assignment right now.

2. Using the internet, define any five out of the ten techniques listed below. Then find examples of them in
American Crisis, and summarize Paine’s use of the technique.

This site helped may be helpful: http://www.propagandacritic.com/articles/index.html. You can also use
others.

 Technique                     Definition                 Page and            Quote or Paraphrase and
                                                          Paragraph           Paine’s Desired Response
                                                          in Our
                                                          Text
Appeal to        Evokes an emotional response that        p. 112; par. “…shrink from the service of their
Emotion          could motivate the listener/reader to    1            country…”
                 change his/her behavior
                                                                       He hopes that reluctant soldiers will
                                                                       feel shame and guilt for their desire to
                                                                       quit fighting.


Bandwagon




Card Stacking




False Cause
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False
Dilemma


Glittering
Generalities




Hasty
Generalization




Name Calling




Slippery
Slope




Testimonial

								
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