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Bogus Arguments and How to Defuse Them

Lecture no. 14 from the course: The Philosopher's Toolkit: How to Be the Most Rational Person in Any Room

Bogus Arguments and How to Defuse Them

Taught by Professor Patrick Grim | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

Tour the world of bad arguments. From ad hominem attacks to false alternatives and hasty generalizations, this lecture presents the most common logical fallacies and offers you the chance to test your knowledge against a myriad of examples. But be forewarned: There’s no guarantee that a bad argument is committing just one fallacy.

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