The Rogerian Argument Framework - AP English Language and ...

The Rogerian Argument Framework - AP English Language and ...

The Rogerian Argument Framework Organizational Structures and Features OBJECTIVES You will learn The Rogerian Argument Framework Develop an argument thesis about controversial issues Describe the strengths and limitations of opposing viewpoints Use evidence and reasoning to back up your thesis You will strengthen your argument because readers will see you as fair-minded and knowledgeable To explore two or more sides of a controversial topic PURPOSE You will deepen your understanding You might even alter your position, either slightly or radically To argue fairly and reasonably for one side over the others ARGUMENT Introduction Summary of opposing positions, including strengths Major point of difference Opposing positions Your position Limitations of opposing positions Major point of difference Opposing positions

Your position Your understanding of the issue, describing both strengths and limitations of your position Major point of difference Opposing positions Your position Reasons your understanding is better than the opposing views understanding Conclusion You make a point-by-point comparison, explaining why your position is better than others Opposing positions are described upfront; then your own position is explained TWO BASIC ORGANIZATIONS FE AT UR ES INTRODUCTION: states the issue being debated, identify the issues two or more sides, and usually offers an explicit thesis that the argument will support OBJECTIVE SUMMARY of opposing views, including their strengths POINT-BY-POINT DISCUSSION of the limitations of opposing views SUMMARY of your viewpoint and your understanding of the issue POINT-BY-POINT DISCUSSION of both strengths and limitations of your position, arguing overall that yours is superior CONCLUSION that drives home your thesis and looks to the future

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