Patterns for a purpose: a rhetorical reader
Patterns for a Purpose emphasizes the rhetorical patterns as strategies to help writers achieve their purposes for writing. The text focuses on how writers combine patterns and treats argumentation-persuasion in depth.
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Review: Patterns for a Purpose: A Rhetorical ReaderUser Review - Meltha - Goodreads
This is a new edition of the previous text. The changes tend to be miniscule, replacing the occasional example essay, splitting one chapter into two (so all the page numbers are off), switching a ... Read full review
Review: Patterns for a Purpose: A Rhetorical ReaderUser Review - Goodreads
I like the changes in this addition. The chapter on writing in the disciplines is especially helpful to students. Also, the expanded appendix section is great.