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Logical fallacies are errors that occur in arguments in logic, an argument is the giving of reasons (called premises) to support some claim (called the conclusion. In this wireless philosophy video, joseph wu (university of cambridge) introduces you to the straw man fallacy this fallacy. This article is a resource that you may want to return to as the fallacies discussed in it come up throughout the course do not feel that you need to read or master. Critical thinking course notes on fallacies by a philosophy professor for students.
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List of common fallacies compiled by jim walker composition fallacy: combination of an open mind with critical thinking 3. Home argument mapping art assessing bibliographies blogs cognitive biases and blindspots critical reading and writing definitions email lists and newsletters.