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

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A&C Black, 2006 - Philosophy - 182 pages
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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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This is a wonderful and easy to use guide fro understanding logical fallacies. Truly, a great weapon for knowing how to win any argument. Read full review

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Could be difficult for the average person to read. 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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