Conventional Wisdom

In celebration of the start of convention season, I’ve provided free views of two chapters of Critical Voter that provide lessons for the season.

In Chapter 9 of the book, you can learn about Arrangement – the way arguments like convention speeches are organized for maximum rhetorical impact:


Given that convention platform fights are also making news, you can see how the nature of political platforms turned out to be the key to understanding a complex political issue through an analysis that leveraged the tools of Information Literacy: