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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

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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.

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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

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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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