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Willamette University

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Salem, Oregon 97301

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Rhetoric and Media Studies

RHET 328 Persuasive Technology (1)

This course will provide students with tools for analyzing the persuasive nature of technology. Students will investiage the location of rhetorical agnvy in interactions between humans and techology, explore the debate about social determination of thechnology vs. technological deterination, and discuss hte epistemological, material, and practical aspects to technology.

Prerequisite: Rhet 231, RHET 261, or RHET 326

  • Offering: Alternating years
  • Instructor: Davisson, Koenig Richards