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30-04-2017, 11:13 AM (This post was last modified: 30-04-2017 11:21 AM by DLJ.)
Logical fallacies
Does anybody know of a website or other resource that explains logical fallacies? I know of a couple, such as the circular argument and the appeal to emotion, but I would like to learn more.
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30-04-2017, 11:15 AM
RE: Ligical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:13 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  Does anybody know of a website or other resource that explains logical fallacies? I know of a couple, such as the circular argument and the appeal to emotion, but I would like to learn more.

Aaaaaaand, I just learned the value of previewing a post before posting it. I spelled "Logical" wrong in the title. Clearly, I have much to learn.
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30-04-2017, 11:20 AM
RE: Ligical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:13 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  Does anybody know of a website or other resource that explains logical fallacies? I know of a couple, such as the circular argument and the appeal to emotion, but I would like to learn more.

Here's one:

http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/index.html
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30-04-2017, 11:24 AM
RE: Logical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:15 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  ...
Aaaaaaand, I just learned the value of previewing a post before posting it. I spelled "Logical" wrong in the title. Clearly, I have much to learn.

Fixed

"We are here to serve."


I was tempted to change it to Logical Phalluses but that would have been a dick move.

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30-04-2017, 11:31 AM
RE: Logical fallacies
A few to get you started:

University of Texas Master List of Logical Fallacies

UNC Logical Fallacies in Writing

Wikipedia List of Logical Fallacies

Logical Fallacies Handlist

"The very powerful and the very stupid have one thing in common. They don't alter their views to fit the facts. They alter the facts to fit their views. Which can be uncomfortable if you happen to be one of the facts that needs altering." The (4th) Doctor
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30-04-2017, 02:18 PM
RE: Logical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:15 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  
(30-04-2017 11:13 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  Does anybody know of a website or other resource that explains logical fallacies? I know of a couple, such as the circular argument and the appeal to emotion, but I would like to learn more.

Aaaaaaand, I just learned the value of previewing a post before posting it. I spelled "Logical" wrong in the title. Clearly, I have much to learn.

Go to your OP, click "edit all" ... you can fix it. We've all done it. Rolleyes
Oh, I see you did that.
Never mind.

Insufferable know-it-all.Einstein It is objectively immoral to kill innocent babies. Please stick to the guilty babies.
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30-04-2017, 05:08 PM
RE: Logical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:24 AM)DLJ Wrote:  
(30-04-2017 11:15 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  ...
Aaaaaaand, I just learned the value of previewing a post before posting it. I spelled "Logical" wrong in the title. Clearly, I have much to learn.

Fixed

"We are here to serve."


I was tempted to change it to Logical Phalluses but that would have been a dick move.

Angel

Laugh out load
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30-04-2017, 05:25 PM
RE: Logical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:13 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  Does anybody know of a website or other resource that explains logical fallacies? I know of a couple, such as the circular argument and the appeal to emotion, but I would like to learn more.

https://www.logicallyfallacious.com
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30-04-2017, 05:26 PM
RE: Logical fallacies
(30-04-2017 11:13 AM)captainphilbo Wrote:  Does anybody know of a website or other resource that explains logical fallacies? I know of a couple, such as the circular argument and the appeal to emotion, but I would like to learn more.

Here's a good one for explanation: https://web.cn.edu/kwheeler/fallacies_list.html

If you want a large list here's the Wikipedia link: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_fallacies
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