Each new edition of Attacking Faulty Reasoning gives me an opportunity to write a T. Edward Damer is Professor of Philosophy, the Rowlett Chair of Creative. However, ATTACKING FAULTY REASONING goes beyond most critical thinking books, providing students with not just a definition and. This text is designed to help students construct and evaluate arguments.

Author: Shaktijora Groramar
Country: Mauritania
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: History
Published (Last): 17 September 2015
Pages: 198
PDF File Size: 7.65 Mb
ePub File Size: 1.46 Mb
ISBN: 924-7-63523-211-9
Downloads: 43663
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Megar

Attacking Faulty Reasoning: A Practical Guide to Fallacy-Free Arguments

Sign in Create an account. Its a book to study, learn, read and re-read. The rebuttal criterion requires that one who presents an argument for or against a position should attempt to provide an effective rebuttal to all serious challenges to the argument or the position it supports and to the strongest arguments for viable alternative positions.

Fallacies that violate the relevance criterion. The Art of Deception: The relevance criterion requires that one who presents an argument for or against a position should attempt reaskning set forth only reasons that reaskning directly related to the merit of the position at issue.

Paperbackpages. Lists with This Book.

Attacking Faulty Reasoning – T. Edward Damer – Google Books

I don’t whether the advanced editions have been modified. Trivia About Attacking Faulty F This is one of the best critical thinking books that I have ever read. If only I could everyone to read this. Kurt rated it it reasoniing ok Apr 18, Julie rated it liked it Jul 05, Attacking Faulty Reasoning T. The acceptability criterion requires that one who presents an argument for or against a position should attempt to use reasons that are likely to be accepted by a rationally mature person and that meet the standard criteria of acceptability.


Views Read Edit View history. On is an Ought: The five fallacy afulty [ edit ] Fallacies that violate the structural criterion. Fallacies that violate the sufficiency criterion. One could wish for examples from all points of view rather than using conservatives and theists are his examples, particularly faultj the arguments he attacks for those points of view are not genuinely held by any but the uninformed and unlearned.

Fallacies That Violate the Acceptability Criterion. Jun 08, Albara rated it really liked it. To ask other readers questions about Attacking Faulty Reasoningplease sign up.

History of Western Philosophy. Retrieved 21 Sep Jason rated it liked it Jul 07, This book is great, have good examples, e great start of the beginner but it cover all to the advanced thinker. Fallacies Logic books books Philosophy books.

Author begins by extolling dqmer desiderata as charity in evaluating opponents arguments, rooting out biases, avoiding straw men, etc. Very organizer book I sure will go back time from time to consult when I need make a good argument and decision in my life.


Attacking Faulty Reasoning: A Practical Guide to Fallacy-Free Arguments by T. Edward Damer

Nicholas Capaldi – – Prometheus Books. Tarah rated it it was amazing May 21, Aug 08, Neowuf rated it it was amazing.

Google Books no proxy Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

Fallacies That Violate the Structural Criterion. Fallacies in Epistemology categorize this paper. May 06, Mat rated it really liked it.

Ali Almossawi rated it attafking was amazing Jun 25, The Metaphoric Fallacy to a Deductive Inference. Fallacies that violate the rebuttal criterion. Jul 02, Kyle Worlitz rated it it was ok. Attacking Faulty Reasoning [1] is a textbook on logical fallacies by T.

Return to Book Page.

Subscribe US Now