How to Win Every Argument: The Use and Abuse of Logic

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A&C Black, 2006 - Philosophy - 182 pages
19 Reviews
Deals with one fallacy, explaining what the fallacy is, giving and analysing an example, outlining when/where/why the particular fallacy tends to occur and finally showing how you can perpetrate the fallacy on other people in order to win an argument.
  

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User Review  - Neowuf - Goodreads

Every practical, fun, and easy to read. Not super technical about logic. Read full review

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Ok for laughs. Read full review

Contents

Analogical fallcy
11
The bogus dilemma
24
Contradictory premises
38
Definitional retreat
46
Every schoolboy knows
60
False conversion
74
Hominem abusive argumentum ad
88
Lapidem argumentum ad
101
Nonanticipation
114
Classification of fallacies
179
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