Critical Reading And Critique

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This is the presentation that I gave with Jheel Mehta and Harshil Mehta for ENG-112 course. Here we have explained the entire Critical Reading and Critique chapter in a very visual form.

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Critical Reading And Critique

  1. 2. Critique and Critical Reading
  2. 3. ?
  3. 5. “ Critical reading requires discernment, sensitivity, imagination, knowledge of the subject, and above all, willingness to become involved in what you read.”
  4. 6. Not only what the text says…
  5. 7. … but how the text portrays the subject
  6. 8. Learning the facts Not critical reading
  7. 9. Appreciate an author’s perspective Critical Reading
  8. 10. Purpose
  9. 11. to inform to persuade to entertain
  10. 12. Overlap
  11. 18. Inform
  12. 19. Accuracy
  13. 20. Significance of information
  14. 22. Information overload
  15. 26. Fair interpretation of information
  16. 27. Persuade
  17. 28. Discipline 1: Clearly defined key words
  18. 29. Decent clothes…
  19. 30. flexible robust scalable world-class cutting-edge state-of-the-art market-leading mission-critical industry standard best of breed sustainable
  20. 31. Gobbledygook!!!
  21. 32. _____ will produce superior financial returns for shareowners by providing high value-added supply chain, transportation, business and related information services through focused operating companies. Customer requirements will be met in the highest quality manner appropriate to each market segment served. _____  will strive to develop mutually rewarding relationships with its employees, partners and suppliers. Safety will be the first consideration in all operations. Corporate activities will be conducted to the highest ethical and professional standards. Fedex Fedex
  22. 33. _____ will produce superior financial returns for shareowners by providing high value-added supply chain, transportation, business and related information services through focused operating companies. Customer requirements will be met in the highest quality manner appropriate to each market segment served. _____  will strive to develop mutually rewarding relationships with its employees, partners and suppliers. Safety will be the first consideration in all operations. Corporate activities will be conducted to the highest ethical and professional standards. Toyota Toyota
  23. 34. Hot and fresh pizzas in 30 minutes or less.
  24. 35. Discipline 2: Fair use of information
  25. 36. Favored evidence and contrary evidence
  26. 37. Discipline 3: Avoid logical fallacies
  27. 38. Using emotionally loaded words
  28. 39. Ad Hominem
  29. 40. Faulty cause and effect
  30. 41. Either / Or
  31. 42. Hasty generalization
  32. 45. False analogy X th  84% F.E  85% XII th  82%
  33. 46. Back to the question
  34. 47. Oversimplification
  35. 48. More reservations More development
  36. 49. Entertain
  37. 58. Agree or Disagree
  38. 59. Author’s conclusion Your assessment
  39. 60. Strongly Disagree Somewhat Disagree Somewhat Agree Strongly Agree
  40. 61. Influence of author’s assumptions
  41. 62. Critique
  42. 63. Summary..??
  43. 64. A critique is a formalized, critical reading of a passage
  44. 66. Writing a critique
  45. 67. Introduction Summary Analysis of the work Your response Conclusion
  46. 68. In conclusion…
  47. 71. Jheel Harshil Hrishikesh
  48. 72. One last thing…

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