Stanley Fish’s third chapter The First deals with academic issues regarding speech and value.
Choose one of the major topics in this chapter and either defend or argue against Fish’s arguments related to this topic. Part of your argument will include an assessment of the degree of effectiveness Fish’s rhetoric achieves in his own arguments. Use the LBCC library database to find one article to use to extend your argument. The article can be used to support your argument, or to support Fish’s argument. The article’s rhetoric will also be analyzed by you for its successes or weaknesses. Either way the article is to be used. your essay will need to summarize the main points of the article, and then use the article as a supplement extending the development of your essay. Your essay must attain 4 pages in length, use an argumentative thesis, and follow all other elements in the rubric of this assignment.