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Modern Languages 460,
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 thumbnail of head of Aristotle STYLE GUIDE SOURCES

Parenthetical Citations and Works Cited from the Online Writing Lab at Purdue University

Ten Ways to Improve a Rhetorical Analysis Paper

CLASSICAL RHETORIC

Collection of online editions of primary texts from classical rhetoric:
http://humanities.byu.edu/rhetoric/Sources/Sources-Primary.htm
Gideon Burton’s The Forest of Rhetoric, Silva Rhetoricae:
http://rhetoric.byu.edu/

This website created by Wayne Stein and his students at University of Central Oklahoma provides a good overview of the history of rhetoric and the current discipline of rhetoric and composition:
http://www.libarts.ucok.edu/english/rhetoric/rhetoric/index.html

RHETORICAL ANALYSIS

A Short Handbook on Rhetorical Analysis by William P. Banks:
http://english.ecu.edu/~wpbanks/rhetoric/rhetanalysis.html

Sue Smith’s rhetorical analysis handout:
http://www.ic.arizona.edu/ic/snsmith/rhetanal/

Professor Hal Snyder’s Guidelines on Writing Rhetorical Analyses:
http://core.ecu.edu/engl/snyderh/1100/raguide.html

Joe Wilferth’s rhetorical analysis website:
http://oneweb.utc.edu/~Joe-Wilferth/courses/521f04.html
 
Thomas Kinney’s Corax: The Crow’s Nest website on rhetoric:
http://www.u.arizona.edu/~tkinney/resources/rhetoric.html#rhetoric

Chris Werry’s rhetorical analysis of framing devices in a speech by Gore:
http://www-rohan.sdsu.edu/dept/drwswebb/lore/3_2/werry.pdf

POLITICAL RHETORIC

This extensive website with search engines, databases, tutorials, and other resources specifically was designed for our course by Atifa Rawan of the UofA Library:
http://www.library.arizona.edu/help/tutorials/courses/pol/eng362/index…

American Rhetoric includes text, audio, and other records of some 5000 speeches and related webpages on Christian rhetoric, the rhetoric of 9/11, twenty definitions of rhetoric, and other sources:
http://www.americanrhetoric.com/

Inaugural Addresses:
http://www.bartleby.com/124/

Edsitement page on Presidential Inaugurals:
http://edsitement.neh.gov/view_lesson_plan.asp?id=333

Federal Register’s Presidential Papers organized weekly:
http://www.access.gpo.gov/nara/nara003.html

Billed as “nonpartisan” and “comprehensive,” Ron Gunzburger’s Politics1.com includes extensive links on parties, issues, and blogs:
http://www.politics1.com/parties.htm

Political Advocacy Groups is a webpage created by the Internet Public Library that includes groups from across the political spectrum organized by the issues they address:
http://www.csuchico.edu/~kcfount/index.html

Source Watch is a Wiki (a collaboratively produced website) that includes a list of liberal and conservative news outlets and commentary from varied sources:
http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php?title=Liberal_news_outlets
http://www.sourcewatch.org/index.php?title=Conservative_news_outlets

Public Agenda is a site dedicated to political analysis and civic engagement:
http://www.publicagenda.org/

Project Vote Smart provides nonpartisan analysis of political trends and a range of issues such as campaign financing with webpages on political candidates, including state races in Arizona:
http://www.vote-smart.org/index.htm

The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research:
http://www.ropercenter.uconn.edu/

The Pew Research Center for the People and the Press provides nonpartisan surveys and analysis:
http://people-press.org/

Social Research Laboratory at Northern Arizona University provides links dozens of university research centers and state and national statistics, including Gallup polls:
http://www4.nau.edu/srl/resources.htm#state

American National Election Studies provides detailed statistics on the American electorate:
http://www.umich.edu/~nes/

RESOURCES ON DOCUMENT DESIGN AND PRESENTATION SOFTWARE

The UofA has an extensive library of tutorials, including ones on PowerPoint:
http://www.oscr.arizona.edu/workshops

RHETORICAL AUTOBIOGRAPHY

The Library of Congress American Memory archives of primary materials on American culture and society:
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/index.html

Cornell University’s online archive of Samuel J. May Collection of anti-slavery pamphlets:
http://dlxs.library.cornell.edu/m/mayantislavery/browse_W.html

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass:
http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/lhbcb:@field(DOCID+@lit(lhbcb25385