Learn to win debates, participate in political discussions, recognize bad thinking, and listen to media commentators with Pirie's witty guide to applying---and misapplying---logic. He lists and clarifies common fallacies---from "abusive analogy" to "wishful thinking"---giving examples, explaining contradictions, and demonstrating how rational reasoning can be used to reveal and deceive. Ages 12 and up. 182 pages, softcover from Continuum.
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Date:January 20, 2009
This is a wonderful and easy to use guide fro understanding logical fallacies. Truly, a great weapon for knowing how to win any argument.