Philosophy 150 : Day 6 Informal Fallacies - Part 2. Copyright 2006 Julian Cole/ Makoto Suzuki. Aims for Day 6. Discuss 8 further informal fallacies. I will ask you where in each sample argument the fallacy in question is committed.
Copyright 2006 Julian Cole/ Makoto Suzuki
Clearly, prayer should be returned to the classroom.
We have to institute this new curriculum if we are going to meet the challenge of the future. I just don’t understand why you are dragging your feet against our attempts to improve our programs here.
Consider these arguments:
If you deliberately use fallacies to convince people of whatever you want them to believe,
because you do not care about truth but just pretend to do so,
you are bullshitters.
Now try Exercises.The Final Warning