The genetic engineering of crops is a controversial and debated issue in the media and press what would be an argument in favor of the genetic engineering of corn save cancel already exists.
Writing arguments moves students beyond a simplistic debate model of argument to a view of argument as inquiry and consensus-building as well as persuasion, in which the writer negotiates with others in search of the best solutions to problems.
Present the arguments and themes of the assigned author the pro argument author, gerald d coleman, argues that genetically engineered crops can be used to feed the hungry, which in 2005 was estimated to be more than 37 billion people by the world health association. Taking sides: yes, genetic engineering is the answer to hunger (states/numbers to know, moral issue) gerald d coleman gmos represent ~60% of all american processed foods (68% soybeans, 70% cotton crop, 26% corn, 55% canola oil are genetically engineered. An argument in favor of gerald d coleman's claim that genetic engineering is the answer to hunger.
Causing hunger, especially in the developing world, are poverty, lack of education and training, unequal land distribution and lack of access to markets the moral point they advance is that distribution, not production, is the key to solving hunger. The significance of genetic engineering is that it is a humanist alternative to cybernetics in a world of fast evolving computers, humans need to evolve in order to compete if we extend our abilities by changing our genetic code, then we are simply upgrading our hardware.
Writing arguments : rhetoric with readings (7th 07 - old edition) by john ramage available in trade paperback on powellscom, also read synopsis and reviews 3 the core of an argument: a claim with reasons gerald d coleman,“is genetic engineering the answer to hunger”.
Hybrid arguments: how claim types work together in arguments aaron friedman, all that noise for nothing gerald d coleman, “is genetic engineering the answer to hunger” writing arguments: a rhetoric with readings, 7th edition.