Essays about: "ethos"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the word ethos.

  1. 1. Pronoun Usage in the State of the Union Address and Weekly Addresses by Donald Trump : A Critical Discourse Analysis and Corpus Linguistics Approach

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Karolina Katarzyna Tęcza; [2018]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; Corpus Linguistics; Persuasion; Manipulation; Political Discourse; Pronoun Use;

    Abstract : In the modern world of politics, convincing the audience is the key to democratically gain power in society—and the amount of power politicians gain depends on how convincing they are. In this competitive domain, elites use discourse not only to persuade the audience, but also to manipulate the audience. READ MORE

  2. 2. Aristotle on social media? : Investigating non-profit organizations’ usage of persuasive language in their posts on Twitter and Facebook

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Amanda Nelzén; [2018]
    Keywords : Aristotle’s triangle of rhetoric; ethos; pathos; logos; pathos; non-‘profit organizations; persuasive language; social media platforms;

    Abstract : This study investigates how non-profit organizations market their organizations and persuades their audience on two different social media platforms. The aim is to examine four non-profit organizations’ use of persuasive language in their Facebook and Twitter posts.  in their Facebook and Twitter posts on their social media pages. READ MORE

  3. 3. The myth of the Red Line : an international relations analysis of the Obama administration’s argumentation for and against a military intervention in Syria

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Ronja Hasan; [2018]
    Keywords : International relations; International relations theories; Barack Obama; The Obama administration; Military intervention; Syria; Argumentation analysis; Ideological analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This paper aims to examine the arguments proposed by the Obama administration regarding a U.S. military intervention in Syria due to the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian regime in 2013. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Implications of Cash-For-Childcare on Gender Equality in the Korean Welfare State: Care Responsibility and Consequences of Cash-For-Childcare for Women

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Hanna Ye; [2018]
    Keywords : Cash-for-Childcare; Gender Equality; Korean Welfare State; Care Responsibility; Childcare Arrangement; Choice; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Noting increasing ethos of free choice on childcare decisions, this study examines the implications of cash-for-childcare on women’s gender equality in the Korean welfare state. In order to do so, this study used the mixed methods analysis for looking at care responsibility and the women with young children’s decisions for cash-for-childcare, respectively. READ MORE

  5. 5. Here too the gods are present : Ethos building on patreon.com

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Marcus Schmidt; [2017]
    Keywords : Rhetoric; crowdfunding; Patreon; ethos; online spaces;

    Abstract : This essay studies the rhetorical situation of the crowdfunding site Patreon.com, with a particular focus on the construction of ethos. Taking off from the conception of ethos as a discursive dwelling place, the study analyzes five Patreon pages and the self-promotional practices associated with each page. READ MORE