Emergency Room Metaphor

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Part I – Metaphor: Emergency Room I visited Banner Emergency room close to University of Arizona last Wednesday, August 6, 2008. I noticed that the reception area is not as tidy as the military hospitals. After, few questions and answers from the receptionist, she handed a long narrow white paper labels with my name and numbers, that reminded me of the strips of tickets used at county fairs and carnivals to ride the rides. On their brochure, my impression is that they must have spent many pennies to make it look classy. Their mission statement states, “We exist to make a difference in people’s lives through excellence patient care,” and “Your guide to a positive healing experience.” On the brochure, is their logo and picture, which illustrates…show more content…
Language empower or limit the expression of our thoughts which is essential in critical thinking specially in persuasion. Leaders are distingush from followers by the use of proper language of persuasion and critical thinking process. Language is an important learned tool use in human society. The human being from childhood, to adolescence, and to adulthood, develops the capacity of language from family values, traditions, customs, beliefs, and environment. Through learned language from childhood, to adolescence, and to adulthood that the human being expresses feelings, thoughts, wants, and needs. Language mirror the human society and is the medium for its values. Best minds created and shaped language but is only good and only useful if recognized, absorbed, and understood (Kirby, Goodpaster, 1999). Thus, language is an important medium use in communication between people, nation, and…show more content…
Through the development of language that a leader arises with followers . Leaders develop the power of persuasion by the use of critical thinking. The power of persuasion in influencing the mind by arguments or reasons, the will of determination or by anything that moves the minds or passions that critical thinking process plays an important role. Critical thinking challenges facts, the judging of quality of the argument and the credibility of its reason, and truthfullness of facts. The strategy in persuasion is the skillful assessment of the situation and use of the proper type of persuasion for a given occasion which requires the critical thinking process that in time and practice can be attained by the
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