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  Ethos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ethos is classified as one of three types of persuasion; the other two being logos and pathos.
Ethos is a greek term from which ethics is derived and is referred to as ethical appeal in the rhetorical context.
Aristotle argues that ethos must be established by the speech itself and may not depend on the historical characteristics of the speaker (Covino 52).
www.rlc.dcccd.edu /annex/comm/English/mah8420/ethos.html   (1287 words)

  
 Ethos - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ethos (ἦθος) is a Greek word originally meaning 'the place of living' that can be translated into English in different ways.
In rhetoric, ethos is one of the three modes of persuasion (other principles being logos and pathos) discussed by Aristotle in 'Rhetoric' as a component of argument.
This position is often disputed and other writers on rhetoric state that ethos is connected to the overall moral character and history of the speaker.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ethos   (305 words)

  
 Ethos Product
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Ethos FR is free of carcinogens and is not derived from petroleum.
Ethos is not derived from petroleum and is non-toxic and non-hazardous.
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 Ethos FR | Fuel Reformulator | Oregon and Washington Fulfillment Center
Ethos FR is unique in that it is used to treat both the fuel and the oil.
Ethos FR is not a product whose formula is from a patent 16 years old.  It is the proper selection and choice of esters that really do the work.
Ethos FR isn't an additive in that Ethos FR is not derived from petroleum and does not contain solvents.
www.ethosnw.com   (720 words)

  
 Colorado Christian University-ETHOS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
ETHOS brings creative Christians together to explore innovative ways to authentically engage popular culture and the media.
ETHOS is a great resource for all those who work with creative or emerging churches, young adult or youth ministries, and students interested in Christian leadership.
ETHOS 2007 is scheduled for March 8, 2007, and proudly featuring Tony Campolo.
www.ccu.edu /ethos   (146 words)

  
 SPCH 3312: Ethos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ethos can be initial (the beginning of the message), it can be derived (produced during the message) and it can be terminal (source credibility at the close of the message.
Ethos is in the mind of the receiver; the receiver has it; we as an audience determine if the communicator is credible.
In short, audiences will assign some degree of ethos to the speaker on the basis of what they perceive to be an acceptable level of competence; on whether or not they feel the speaker is of good character and whether or not the speaker treats the audience with respect.
www.uta.edu /faculty/mputnam/spch3312e.html   (1570 words)

  
 The Concept - Ethos Music Camp EMC Summer Camp
Ethos Music Camp provides attendees with a professional setting where they perform in a live concert and are involved in the creative process of writing/recording an original tune.
The doctrine of ethos was derived from Pythagoras’ followers who tried to define music in their cosmology.
The prevailing doctrine of ethos, was based on the belief that music has a direct effect upon the soul and actions of mankind.
www.csuchico.edu /mus/ethos/concept.html   (663 words)

  
 ETHOS
ETHOS formed in 2003 as a response to the changing political and social realities of a globalised polis - as well to the possibilities implicit in a changing science.
Music and Civic Culture: ETHOS is currently collaborating with its partners to develop a praxis project involving the use of music and music education in the development of civic culture.
In a similar vein, ETHOS is collaborating with civic groups in Ireland in the development of coursework and related projects relevant to youth and to immigrants.
www.ucc.ie /acad/govern/ethos/current_projects.htm   (609 words)

  
 Ethos
Ethos is often associated specifically with the character of the speaker, but this definition stresses that character may come from the speaker's identification with a people, a culture, or a movement.
The power of strategic discourse is influenced by the ethos of the speaker.
You should be able to locate the ethos that a speaker brings to the rhetorical act.
www.wam.umd.edu /~jklumpp/comm401/lectures/ethos.html   (390 words)

  
 Ethos
In short, the writer who has a good ethos is aware of himself and the image he gives off, is self critical when she needs to be, and is always aware and (except for extreme cases) is respectful of opposing viewpoints.
Since an ethos of some sort is always present in written (and spoken) work, writers are well advised to show they have good sense, good will, and good character.
As far as ethos goes, the best advice for writers is that they be themselves and work toward realizing their "voices" through practice, reading, careful drafting, and feedback from others.
www.clt.astate.edu /composition/ethos.htm   (1234 words)

  
 <i>Ethos</i>: Character and Ethics in Technical Writing<i>Ethos</i>: Character and Ethics (Abstract)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ethos is the root of "ethics," which tends to objectify values and choices, alienating them from the people making them.
But ethos is a richer concept, involving the individual in a deliberative community and thus having, as the Greek root implies, an ethical dimension as well as a transactional one.
If writers do implicitly assume an organizational ethos (which would be like trying to adhere to an objectified ethical code), it may be because they and their organizations still operate under a model in which organization is hierarchical and power flows down from the top.
infohost.nmt.edu /~cpc/ethos.html   (5184 words)

  
 Ethos Marketing and Design
Ethos fulfillment experts bring years of experience and knowledge in project management, direct mail and printing solutions.
Ethos Marketing and Design is proud to work in a variety of fields.
Ethos Marketing and Design has developed a comprehensive process to guide marketing decisions from strategic development, to creative execution, to the eventual measurement and assessment phase.
www.ethos-marketing.com   (373 words)

  
 Ethos Percussion Group
Ethos is the recipient of a continuing grant from the Jerome Foundation which has funded fifteen commissions for the ensemble.
Ethos is an ensemble-in-residence at La Guardia High School for the Performing Arts, and in 2004 the group formed a satellite organization dedicated exclusively to arts education known as World Beat.
Ethos' dedication to the expansion of percussion chamber music repertoire has resulted in commissions representing a wide variety of styles and traditions, written by both well-known and emerging composers.
www.baylinartists.com /Ethos.htm   (2144 words)

  
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The ETHOS administrators and the host organization coordinate all logistical arrangements for the internship along with student input.
  ETHOS interns can be placed either individually or as a group, depending on the amount of interns, the availability of placements with host organizations, the language skills of the intern, and the desires of the interns.
ETHOS interns are required to complete the cultural immersion and service preparation course, UDI-398, taught by Bro.
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 ethos :: bio
Ethos new CD, Wherever You Are, allows the listener a little egocentric self-indulgence in a world of frustration.
Ethos' chief songwriter, Christian Burke, formed the band in his early twenties after being unable to identify with bands at the time.
Carrying on a long-standing, but unspoken Detroit tradition, ethos choose to remain aloof of current musical trends in an attempt to pave their own way, striving to create music that will remain timeless in decades to come.
www.ethoscentral.com /old/bio.html   (425 words)

  
 Ethos Water
Ethos™ is a for-profit company which has linked their product, water, to the cause of providing safe water to those in need.
Its been exciting for Ethos to engage consumers in the US and to channel their energies toward helping people in countries like Honduras and India where water is such a crucial issue," said Jonathan Greenblatt, co-founder of Ethos Water.
Ethos™ was founded in 2002 by two LA based entrepreneurs with a vision of harnessing a compelling business opportunity to address a vital humanitarian need.
www.water.org /news/stories/ethos.htm   (564 words)

  
 EThOS project : JISC
The EThOS Project intends within the 18 months of the project to address the issues relating to this and provide a working prototype for a national scheme.
EThOS is a multi-faceted project requiring a variety of methodologies across its eight  workpackages.
EThOS will provide the framework for a sustainable long-term service that will dramatically enhance access to, and use of the whole corpus of UK theses, which constitutes an essential part of the UK research output.
www.jisc.ac.uk /index.cfm?name=project_ethos   (771 words)

  
 Ethos
ETHOS is an interdisciplinary and international quarterly journal devoted to scholarly articles dealing with the interrelationships between the individual and the sociocultural milieu, between the psychological disciplines and the social disciplines.
Ethos is published by the American Anthropological Association through the University of California Press.
Ethos is indexed or abstracted in Abstracts in Anthropology, Anthropological Index, Anthropological Literature*, Current Contents*, Linguistic and Language Behavior Abstracts*, Middle East: Abstracts and Index*, Psychological Abstracts*, and Sociological Abstracts*.
www.anthro.uiuc.edu /ethos   (153 words)

  
 realmealministries.org » Ethos and Leadership: Debriefing Origins Part Four
Pastors and teachers have the opportunity to dream and shape the ethos of their communities of faith.
Our preaching and teaching has to be backed up with a life in the real world that embodies the ethos that we seek to create.
Ethos is shaped through language, environment, and actions.
realmealministries.org /WordPress/?p=131   (422 words)

  
 Tandus: Sustainability
ethos™ is a non-chlorinated, high-performance backing for commercial carpet that provides all of the durability attributes of PVC.
Moreover, ethos™ is made from an abundant waste source - the polyvinyl butyral (PVB) film that is recovered when automotive windshields are recycled.
And, ethos™ is 100% recyclable today, with existing programs and equipment.
www.ethosfloor.com /ethos.html   (219 words)

  
 Ethos Environmental NW | Press Room | Testimonials   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
"Ethos FR is a non-toxic, non-hazardous blend of esters in a mineral oil base.
It is free of carcinogens and is not derived from petroleum.
Ethos FR works with any fuel (diesel, biodiesel, gasoline, and CNG) to clean and lubricate the internal parts of an engine without the use of petroleum-derived solvents commonly found in fuel additives....Increases fuel economy by making engines combust fuel more completely.
www.ethosnw.com /testimonials.html   (623 words)

  
 Fuel Efficient Woodfires, Clean Air Approved Woodburners - Ethos Woodfires New Zealand
The simple act of stirring coals and placing logs on the hearth is one we share with ancestors who lived at the dawn of human history.
Ethos fuses fire's inherent magic with technological innovation to provide with maximum warmth, economy and efficiency.
With Multi-Burn, Ethos utilises advanced combustion technology so you can have the warmth and comfort of a real wood fire while reducing up to 95% of smoke and pollutants and using up to 50% less firewood.
www.ethosfires.com   (186 words)

  
 Ethos - Private Equity   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ethos is the pre-eminent private equity firm in South Africa and a pioneer in the country's private equity industry.
Ethos has been in the business of investing since 1984.
In November 2004, Ethos announced its groundbreaking empowerment deal; one which transforms Ethos into a fl-owned company, in partnership with a new-generation fl empowerment company, Sphere Holdings.
www.ethos.org.za   (107 words)

  
 Vancouver Technology Consultants Ethos Technology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ethos Technology provides a broad range of skills to enable our clients to choose, implement, and utilize technology to achieve their IT goals.
Ethos Technology's experience can provide solutions for a full range of client environments, from the small office - home office, (SOHO) operations to structured support and services required by the large enterprise operation.
Ethos Technology is committed to providing it's clients with the best service possible.
www.ethos-tech.com   (137 words)

  
 Ethos by TheOneRing
Through the darkness lurking in their collective consciousness left by their previous Ethos, however, the planet had become almost as evil as the vile Goa’uld, shamelessly resorting to capturing and enslaving those humanoids that visited through the gate as they unknowingly stepping onto the ground.
Ethos served as the mental command center for the planet, a vital link in the chain.
The power that Ethos wielded was incredible and the consciousness of the individual mind was assimilated into the matrix along with any knowledge and moral standards defining that person.
www.theonering-stargate.com /Stories/Ethos.htm   (14428 words)

  
 Had Enough Of Skyrocketing Gas Prices? Ethos FR Now Available to the Public   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Ethos Environmental is also at the forefront in the development of new blending methods and is positioned to lead the industry with numerous new patents currently under development.
Ethos Environmental strives to contribute value to shareholders while assuming a pivotal role as a socially conscious member of an increasingly interdependent global community.
Ethos Environmental is very happy to join with one of the Indy Racing League’s teams, Playa Del Racing, in participating in the development of the renewable energy fuels markets, like ethanol.
www.prweb.com /releases/2006/5/prweb391619.htm   (1211 words)

  
 VN Boards - Atriarch's Ethos: Building
An ethos is not defined by what someone does, rather what someone does is defined by their ethos.
Ethos is the underlying sentiment that defines the purpose for your actions.
There is an ethos that a company tries to portray for marketing reasons, but players come to learn what the true ethos is after playing it.
vnboards.ign.com /message.asp?topic=47001636   (3011 words)

  
 Ethos Fuel Reformulator
Ethos FR is a unique combination of high-quality, non-toxic, specially designed esters that uses only the elements of carbon, hydrogen and oxygen.....
This combination of low molecular weight cleaning esters and high molecular weight lubricating esters, reformulates any fuel whether its gasoline, diesel, methanol, ethanol, LNG, compressed natural gas or bio-diesel.....
EPA laboratories tests confirm that Ethos FR is 99.99976% clean upon ignition and ash less upon combustion.
www.ethosfr.com   (68 words)

  
 The Art of Rhetoric: Ethos, Logos, and Pathos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
According to Aristotle, rhetoric is "the ability, in each particular case, to see the available means of persuasion." He described three main forms of rhetoric: Ethos, Logos, and Pathos.
In order to be a more effective writer, you must understand these three terms.
Ethos is appeal based on the character of the speaker.
www.rpi.edu /dept/llc/webclass/web/project1/group4   (287 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Starbucks takes up cause for safe drinking water   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Helping the world's need for clean water was the founding mission of Ethos, created by Peter Thum and Jonathan Greenblatt in 2002 after a business trip by Thum in South Africa.
Since founding Ethos, which also is sold in many Whole Foods and similar stores, the partners have donated about $100,000 of its sales to water efforts by non-governmental organizations Unicef and Care.
The Ethos founders are helping the launch with a 10-week roadshow to Starbucks locations.
www.usatoday.com /money/industries/food/2005-08-02-starbucks-usat_x.htm   (553 words)

  
 Pictet ¦ News and Press: Ethos and Pictet new partnership - Socially responsible investments
The Ethos Foundation, the Geneva-based SRI investor and corporate governance consultant, and Pictet Asset Management (PAM) have decided to embark on a new partnership to manage socially responsible investment for institutional investors.
As a first step, the Ethos Foundation has launched the Ethos Institutional Investment Fund, an umbrella fund administered by Pictet Funds SA, which pools the different portfolios currently managed by Ethos.
The Ethos Foundation was created in 1997 by two Geneva pension funds and currently encompasses 75 member institutions.
www.pictet.com /en/home/news/pressreleases/ethos_foundation.html   (425 words)

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