Strategies for Persuasion

Read the following article. (Links to an external site.)

Complete the following questions

  1. Choose one of the three types of appeals discussed in the article. Find an example that uses your type of persuasive appeal and provide a link or upload a photo of your example.
  2. Briefly describe your example and why you believe it is either an appeal to ethos (ethics), pathos (emotion), or logos (logic).
  3. Explain when your chosen type of appeal is appropriate and when it is not;
  4. Describe the ethical issues involved in using your type of appeal;
  5. Give an example of how your chosen type of appeal could be used unethically to sway an audience.

Sample Solution