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An illustrated book of bad arguments
Title:
An illustrated book of bad arguments
Publication Information:
New York : Theexperiment, [2013]
ISBN:
9781615192250
Physical Description:
55 pages : illustrations ; 19 x 21 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Logical fallacies -- Argument from consequences -- Straw man -- Appeal to irrelevant authority -- Equivocation -- False dilemma -- Not a cause for a cause -- Appeal to fear -- Hasty generalization -- Appeal to ignorance -- No true Scotsman -- Genetic fallacy -- Guilt by association -- Affirming the consequent -- Appeal to the bandwagon -- Ad hominem -- Circular reasoning -- Composition and division -- Fallacy Argument -- Fallacy Arguments.
Abstract:
"Have you read (or stumbled into) one too many irrational online debates (Fallacy Arguments)? Ali Almossawi certainly had, so he wrote an An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments! This handy guide of fallacies is here to bring the internet age a much needed does of old-school logic."--Back cover.
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