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Description - Fallacies and Argument Appraisal by Christopher W. Tindale

Fallacies and Argument Appraisal presents an introduction to the nature, identification, and causes of fallacious reasoning, along with key questions for evaluation. Drawing from the latest work on fallacies as well as some of the standard ideas that have remained relevant since Aristotle, Christopher Tindale investigates central cases of major fallacies in order to understand what has gone wrong and how this has occurred. Dispensing with the approach that simply assigns labels and brief descriptions of fallacies, Tindale provides fuller treatments that recognize the dialectical and rhetorical contexts in which fallacies arise. This volume analyzes major fallacies through accessible, everyday examples. Critical questions are developed for each fallacy to help the student identify them and provide considered evaluations.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521603065
ISBN-10: 0521603064
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 152mm x 13mm)
Pages: 238
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 22-Jan-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Christopher W. Tindale

Christopher Tindale is Professor of Philosophy at Trent University in Canada. He is editor of the journal Informal Logic: Reasoning and Argumentation in Theory and Practice, author of Acts of Arguing: A Rhetorical Model of Argument, and co-author of Good Reasoning Matters, Third Edition and Rhetorical Argumentation.

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