You do not reason a man out something that he was not reasoned into. All generalizations are false, including this one. Deductive logic. What is it? How does it work? Why does it matter?. Critical reason is the only alternative to violence so far discovered.
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You do not reason a man out something that he was not reasoned into
All generalizations are false, including this one
What is it?
How does it work?
Why does it matter?
Critical reason is the only alternative to violence so far discovered.
Logic is the beginning of wisdom, not the end
Sherlock Holmes (the master of deductive logic) speaking
to a police officer about the theft of an expensive racehorse…
Police Officer: “Holmes, does any one aspect of the crime strike you as significant?”
Holmes: “Yes, the curious incident of the dog in the night time”
Police Officer: “But the dog did nothing in the night time!”
Holmes: “That was the curious incident!”
Watchdogs bark at strangers
The Watchdog did not bark at the thief
Therefore the thief was not a stranger
Is a mammal