non-fiction literary terms

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1.objective

not influenced by

personal feelings or

opinions in considering

and representing facts

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example:military is objective like when in war.

Chris Kyle could not pick who to take out.

Subjective

based on or influenced

by personal feelings,

tastes, or opinions

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Bias

prejudice in favor of or

against one thing,

person, or group

compared with another

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Credible/ Valid

believable/ having a

sound basis in logic or

fact

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Counterargument

argument or reasoning

put forward to oppose

an idea or theory

developed in another

argument

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Fallacy

a mistaken belief, esp.

one based on unsound

argument

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Tone

the general attitude of

a piece of writing

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Theme

an idea that pervades a

work of literature

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Point of View

a particular attitude or

way of considering a

matter

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Emotional Appeal

attempt to persuade

the reader through and

appeal to emotions,

morals, or values

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Logical Appeal

Logical

Appeal