Analysis of Persuasive Text
Write a 4- to 6-page paper in APA style that analyzes a persuasive text (John Lennon’s song ‘Imagine’). The paper should focus primarily on ways in which the arguments and propaganda techniques present in the text shape public discourse and influence civic life. The persuasive text analysis paper is not a traditional research paper; the majority of this assignment consists of your analysis with the use of credible sources in APA style to support your viewpoint. Make sure to utilize reliable external sources to incorporate and apply relevant concepts discussed in the course to support your analysis; however, please ensure that this paper consists primarily of your viewpoint. Please incorporate in-text citations and provide a bibliography.
John Lennon’s song “Imagine” advocates for a world where people would not worry about anything. He imagines the world where people would live with one another as brothers and sisters. This song was released in around 1971. This was the period when the Vietnam War was at its peak. It pleads with the listeners to envision a world at harmony without borders or barriers or disruptiveness of religion or nationalities and to deliberate that the probability that the concentration of humanity should be leading a life uncommitted to material possession……..
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