Forming an Argument: Logos Ethos Pathos

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<ul><li><p>LogosEthosPathos</p></li><li><p>Who is Aristotle?Aristotle (384-322 BCE) is the most notable product of the educational program devised by Plato. Aristotle wrote on an amazing range of subjects, from logic, philosophy, and ethics to physics, biology, psychology, politics, and rhetoric.</p></li><li><p>What is rhetoric?Rhetoric is the art of persuasion.</p><p>The goal of persuasion is to change others point of view or to move others to take action.</p></li><li><p>Logos = Logic</p><p>Ethos = Ethics, Image</p><p>Pathos = Emotions (Passion)What is logos, ethos, and pathos?</p></li><li><p>Using logos, ethos, and pathos will help you to master the art of persuasion. </p><p> Through language, you will be able to change the point of view of others! </p><p> Through language, you will be able to motivate others to take action!</p><p> Logos, Ethos, Pathos</p></li><li><p>Logos: LogicTo make the audience think about what is presented to itStatistics, facts, authorities, etcVery straightforward, and not fluff. It has a very scientific, factual approach.</p><p>Logos</p></li><li><p>Ethos: EthicsTo make the audience decide right or wrong about what is being presented to itPolitical issues, national beliefs, religious issues, etcTypically has contrasting colors symbolizing the difference between good and evil.</p><p>Ethos</p></li><li><p>Pathos: EmotionTo make the audience feel something about what is presented to itChildren, animals, illness, memories, etcTugs at your heart strings</p><p>Pathos</p></li><li><p>Logos</p></li><li><p>Ethos</p></li><li><p>Pathos</p></li><li><p>ReviewLogos = logicLogos is an argument based on facts, evidence and reason.</p><p>Using logos means appealing to the readers sense of what is logical. </p></li><li><p>ReviewEthos = Ethics / ImageEthos is an argument based on character.</p><p>The writer or speaker presents him or herself to the reader as credible, trustworthy, honest and ethical. </p></li><li><p>ReviewPathos = argument based on feelings</p><p>Using pathos means appealing to readers emotions and feelings.</p></li></ul>