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english 101
review the concept of fallacies and suggest ways to avoid fallacies in your expository essay on healthy eating.
February 21, 2011 by sarah

english-fallacies
I need help distinguishing between fallacies
April 10, 2008 by Lori

crt 205 week 5
idenifing fallacies and catergorizing fallacies
October 8, 2008 by bogie

English
Hi, I was wondering if somebody could help me with this... I'm supposed to determine whether these examples are logical fallacies or not. and if they're logical fallacies and I have to determine what type. 1. If no one answers the phone, obviously there is no one there. - I ...
October 27, 2006 by Isabel

college
what are the fallacies if any are in this argument in the border on our backs by roberto rodriguez?explain the nature of the fallacy or fallacies?
November 3, 2009 by lisa

Identifying Fallacies
Give example of fallacy from newspaper editorial and another one from an opinion magazine. We do not do your homework for you, but here is a great site for explaining fallacies. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html ...
March 9, 2007 by Sharon

critical reading
Elaborate comparisons which are used by advertisers are usually _____. A)fallacies of evidence. B) fallacies of language. C)newsworthy. I think it is B, is this correct?
July 12, 2012 by brittany

Critical Reading
Elaborate comparisons which are used by advertisers are usually a. fallacies of evidence b. fallacies of language c. newsworthy I am not very sure, I would guess b?
November 15, 2010 by Michelle

PHI`103
one rich source of fallacies is the media,television,radio,magazines, and the internet(including of course, commericals)Identify two distinct fallacies you see committed in the media. Do you think it is more likely that you will not be fooled by these fallacies having studied ...
November 12, 2011 by mary smith

English
Suggest ways to avoid fallacies in your thesis
September 15, 2008 by Gwen

General
It is nearly always election time nowadays, when logical fallacies abound. What is your opinion of the current political scene? Do you follow it? Do you think all candidates are guilty of logical fallacies when campaigning? Can you provide a recent example?
January 6, 2009 by Bryan

critical thinking
Where would I find newspaper editorial that are fallacies. Where would be a good place to look for opinion magazine. On the Editorial Page of any newpaper you will find articles and letters that will contain fallacies. In addition, any opinion piece in Newsweek or Time or will...
March 29, 2007 by GIGI

english
what is a fallacies You can always look up terminology at www.answers.com. Here's what you are looking for: http://www.answers.com/fallacy Here are some other helpful websites: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fallacy http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ http://www....
July 11, 2007 by eric

english
it's discrimination to mandate that police officers must conform to a certain height and weight. which fallacies is this?
October 11, 2010 by April

english
what logical fallacies do you see in each one and need a breif explanation 1.Resistance is futile 2."It's the economy, stpid" 3.Yes we can (obamma campain)
November 4, 2013 by jeremiah

Quantitative Literacy | MAT106
In this assignment, look for and provide two advertisements that you think contain logical fallacies. Use any advertisement that you can find in magazines, on television, or from the Internet for this assignment. Your two examples must represent two of the following logical ...
November 8, 2013 by Minty

English/Argument
How do I recognize or Identify fallacies within an argument? Thank you
October 22, 2011 by Sun29nc

english
what are the two formal fallacies? My answer- fallacy of denying the antecedent and fallacy of affirming the consequent. I don't know if this is correct.
October 21, 2012 by m

rethoric
What kind of fallacy is everybody agrees that we need sstronger drunk-driving laws. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ Check the one on Hasty Generalization.
March 7, 2007 by DEb

rethoric
what kind of fallacy is "Gold's book doesn't deserve a Pulitzer Prize. She has been married four years." Okay, this site should help you with that one too. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
March 7, 2007 by DEb

fallacies in philosophy
I don't know what colleges are teaching these day! I have just received a letter of application from a young man who graduated from the state university las June. It was a wretched-letter badly written. with elementary errors in spelling. punctuation, and grammar. The state ...
June 18, 2006 by selena

the fallacies of generalizing PLEASE HELP!
A quasi-scientific study was done to find some link to autism. In the study, it was found that children who had an autistic tendency were delivered after an average of about 30 hour labor. They all weighed an average of 10 pounds. The study was done in a particular region, and...
May 7, 2013 by Steve

English
Identify examples of bias, fallacies, and specific rhetorical devices in the speech. How did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments? Were the speaker’s arguments effective? Explain your answers.
July 28, 2008 by Anonymous

English- Fallacies
Decide which, if any, fallacy might be used to describe the following political slogans or phrases: the fallacies are: -scare tactic -either/or -slippery slope -sentimental appeals -bandwagon appeals -appeals to false authority -dogmatism -moral equivalence -ad hominem ...
September 7, 2008 by Anonymous

english
A. the dictionary definition of a word B. making assertions about a group that are too broad C. parts of a presentation that augment the words D. rhetorical devices that rely on faulty reasoning E. the emotional associations a work invokes 14. audiovisual aids 15. connotation ...
April 24, 2012 by Erin.

English
What is your thesis? My thesis is The obesity prevention programs and their guidelines that inspire health centers, and weight centers to concentrate on the physically, mentally and social part of the whole child. How do you plan to support this thesis? Suggest ways to avoid ...
September 15, 2008 by Gwen

English
How capital punishment affects murder rates can be explained through general deterrence theory, which supposes that increasing the risk of apprehension and punishment for crime deters individuals from committing crime. Question would you say this passage is begging the ...
October 14, 2009 by Mary

business
identifying fallacies
July 30, 2009 by Anonymous

CRT205
Categorizing fallacies
December 6, 2009 by kase

crt205
Indentifying fallacies
March 29, 2010 by Tonya

business
What are identifing fallacies
April 1, 2010 by com 205

Philosophy
What are the two formal fallacies?
March 25, 2008 by Jay

logic
whar are the fallacies of reasoning???
July 4, 2008 by klar_maesen

CRT 205
Identify fallacies
May 31, 2009 by Toni

Critical Thinking
How to catergorize fallacies
January 17, 2010 by Jessica

CRT/205
Categorizing Fallacies
October 30, 2011 by Anonymous

English fallacies
my assignment is to find quotes from thimas jefferson's query 14 and label them according to fallacies and i just dont get it. some quotes include "Comparing them by their faculties of memory, reason, and imagination, it appears to me, that in memory they are equal to the ...
September 9, 2010 by liz

English
Can someone tell me what kind of fallacies are these? .. Im really confused :( " unknown to the American citizens, our president is establishing rules every day to destroy America. Does the liberal media report it? Of course not. You will never see it in the papers, folks...
December 8, 2011 by Kathrine

crt 205
week 5 categorizing fallacies
March 3, 2009 by darrell

Philosophy
What are the two formal fallacies? I remember being quite confused by all the specialized terminology, etc., in logic and philosophy classes, but there are things on this webpage that may help you: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/argument.htm The basics of ...
June 18, 2006 by selena

English, Critical Thinking
PLEASE HELP. I have this essay due tomorrow. I need help with the following: I have to critique the following article and write an essay. But first I need help identifyine Fallacies and the Types of evidence present. Then state whether or not his arguement is compelling. Its ...
October 9, 2011 by Kate

Indentifying Fallacies
Napoleon became a great emperor because he was short. Which fallacy is this?
March 11, 2009 by Brenda

critical thinking
is there any program that scans for rhetorical devices and fallacies in a paper?
July 15, 2009 by queeni

critical thinking
Identifying fallacies I am having a hard time understanding
December 1, 2009 by kase

ASHFORD
Identify two distinct fallacies you see committed in the media.
February 23, 2012 by JACK

critical thinking
What would be some good sources to look for these things: rhetorical devices, examples of bias, fallacies, or faulty reasoning, argument good/bad, valid/invalid, or strong/weak and non-factual issues addressed, moral, legal or aesthetic reasoning. Rhetorical devices http://www...
April 19, 2007 by gigi

help please
What are some common types of fallacies in regards to listening that lead to miscommunication?
September 29, 2007 by dawn

CRT 205
I REALLY NEED HELP WITH MY WEEK 5 ASSIGNMENT IN APPENDIX C CATEGORIZING FALLACIES?
February 18, 2010 by TAKESHIA

Indentifying Fallacies
Women need to be either brillent or beautiful to survive in this world. Which fallacy is this?
March 11, 2009 by Brenda

com 220
what type of fallacies and rhetoric are used in Charles Kane Campaign for governor
April 20, 2009 by Anonymous

physical
STATE 4 facts and fallacies abt the effect of sports participation on women reproduction
April 8, 2013 by gabriella

PHI 103 disc 2
Identify two distinct fallacies you see committed in the media.
May 16, 2013 by lisa

Literature
Fallacies are errors in: emotional appeal organizational structure logical thinking choice of details
March 16, 2014 by thatdancingchic

RESESARCH WRITING
IDENTIFY EXAMPLES OF BIAS, FALLACIES, AND SPECFIC RHETORICAL DEVICES IN THE SPEECH AMERICAN RHETORIC
September 8, 2008 by Anonymous

English
Teen Pregnancy • Create a full-sentence outline that includes effective arguments and counterarguments to support your thesis. (Note: Outline only the body of your paper.) Remember to avoid bias and fallacies and to include rhetorical devices that strengthen your writing. • ...
September 10, 2008 by Kandi

fallacies
the difference in the outcome was Jefferson's missed field goal. If he had put it through, we'd be going to the Super Bowl
January 3, 2008 by srea

criminal justice
Identify examples of bias fallacies and specific rhetorical devices in the speech of citizen charles foster kane
June 29, 2008 by sandy

psychology
post a brief summary of an article located on capital punishment and the biases and fallacies it encompasses as it relates to the interpretation of it findings.
December 29, 2010 by paulene

Ethics
I am needing help with informal fallacies. The sentence is: It is morally wrong to cause pain to another person. Therefore, dentists are immoral people. What is the fallacy for this?
September 1, 2011 by Pam

PHI 103
construct three different arguments that display distinct fallacies. Give an explanation of why each makes a mistake in drawing the conclusion it does.
May 16, 2013 by lisa

english
What Fallacies type is this? In one of her columns, Abigail Van Buren printed the letter of "I'd rather be a window." The letter writer, a divorcee, complained about widows who aid they had a hard time coping. Far better, she wrote,to be a window than to be a divorcee,who are ...
October 11, 2007 by kim

EDU1015 WEEK 1-6
i AM FAILING IN THIS CLASS i DO NOT UNDERSTAND FALLACIES INCONSISTENCIES.i READ MY MATERIAL BUT IT MAKE ME CRAZY I POST A QUESTION FEW DAYS AGO, 30% OF $1742.00
September 7, 2010 by tris

General-Education
Can you explain how the outline can help you avoid fallacy, and is there a chance you will still have fallacies, even with the outline
August 14, 2009 by rush759

Writing
Tell me how I can tell what is fallacies and bias? In a Thesis
April 6, 2009 by Angela

critical thinking
Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this Identify and name any rhetorical devices used by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. Identify and name any fallacies used by the author. If none exist...
March 21, 2010 by J_S_10

crt
I had to identify fallacies in my assignment. The statement is "Many diseases hit individuals through no fault of their own, but obesity is in a different category." I think this is an example of scape goat. I need to know if this is correct or not.
July 21, 2009 by Kim

crt
I had to identify fallacies in my assignment. The statement is "Many diseases hit individuals through no fault of their own, but obesity is in a different category." I think this is an example of scape goat. I need to know if this is correct or not.
July 21, 2009 by Kim

Critical thining
What is the role of fallacies (rhetorical devices) in the critical thinking process? Offer an example of a fallacy that may have affecterd your reasoning regarding a recent that you made.
June 23, 2008 by Christine Lange

research writing
Identify examples of bias fallacies and specific rhetorical devices in the speech How did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments Were the speakers arguments effective Explain?
July 23, 2008 by sandy

researching essays
Identify examples of bias fallacies and specific rhetorical devices in the speech How did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments Were the speakers arguments effective Explain?
July 31, 2008 by Anonymous

Critical thining
What is the role of fallacies(rhetorical devices) in the critical thinking process? Offer an example of a fallacy that may have affected your reasoning regarding a recent decision that you made.
June 23, 2008 by Christine Lange

Logics
"My husband snores. All men must snore" committs which of these fallacies? a. hasty generalization b. appeal to pity c. false cause d. post hoc ergo propter hoc
February 5, 2012 by Mary

english
A-the dictionary definition of a word B-making assertions about a group that are too broad C-parts of a presentation that augment the words D-rhetorical devices that rely on faulty reasoning E- the emotional associations a work invokes audiovisual(A) connation(E) denotation(D...
April 4, 2012 by kevin

PHI103 Informal Logic
construct three different arguments that display distinct fallacies. Give an explanation of why each makes a mistake in drawing the conclusion it does. Review your classmates’ examples and see if they, in fact, commit the fallacy identified.
October 5, 2011 by leslie

PHI`103
do you think is is more likely that you will not be fooled by these fallacies having studied logic?What do you think those presenting these arguments assume about the logial skills of their viewers?Is this a good or bad assumption for them to make?
November 12, 2011 by mary smith

com 220
identify examples of bias, fallacies, and specifiic rhetorical devices in the speech. How did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments? were the speaker's arguments effective? Explain your asanswers
April 19, 2009 by melissa

identifying fallacies
1. Letter to the editor: “I would like to express my feelings on the recent conflict between county supervisor Blanche Wilder and Murdock County Sheriff Al Peters over the county budget. 
May 14, 2009 by Anonymous

com 220
identify example of bias fallacies and specific rhetorical devices in the speech how did the speacher address arguments and counter arguments ? were the speacher's argument effective explain your answers.
September 28, 2008 by sylvia

Unknown
Can someone please help me with crt 205 week 5 assignment ( Identify Fallacies) i have been working on this for hours in now will be late posting it for feed back and i will loose points SO PLEASE HELP ME i will glady appreciate the tips
June 6, 2009 by Jove

PHI 103 disc 2
Do you think it is more likely that you will not be fooled by these fallacies having studied logic? What do you think those presenting these arguments assume about the logical skills of their viewers? Is this a good or bad assumption for them to make?
May 16, 2013 by lisa

english essay
hello! i have to write an essay about how those 3 articles that i picked position it's readers to respond in a certain way. i am going to write about the lauguage used, tone, verbs used, um...can someone please tell what else should i write about?and how should i write my ...
May 1, 2007 by Twinkle

English / Fallacies
Is this one is a drawing the line fallacy? Letter to the editor: "Andrea Keene's selective morality is once again showing through in her July 15 letter. This time she expresses her abhorrence of abortion. But how we see only what we choose to see! I wonder if any of the anti-...
August 28, 2007 by Brad

Identifying a Fallacies
I can't seem to figure out which fallcy this would be, is anyone familiar and could tell me which one for the following statement? 'To parents who think it's a good idea to share parenting, I say, "OK then, let the child stay in the house and you two swap houses every week."
April 3, 2012 by Help

fallacies in philosophy
Michael Jordan wore that brand, so those must be the best basketball shoes. What fallacy would this be. Your exact answer is at the following web page: https://www.virtualschool.edu/mon/SocialConstruction/Logic.html Contracy to Fact Hypothesis.
June 18, 2006 by selena

COM 220
Answer the following questions in a minimum of 500 words: Identify examples of bias, fallacies, and specific rhetorical devices in the speech. How did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments? Were the speaker’s arguments effective? Explain your answers.
September 8, 2008 by Anonymous

Research Writing
Having a hard time of doing this. 500 words Identify examples of bias, fallacies, rhetorical devices in the speech of Citizen Kane. Speech is very short. Should I think outside the box for these questions. Did the speaker address arguments and counterarguments.
August 31, 2008 by Doris

Critical Reading
A useful strategy for identifying and analyzing arguments consists of 1) underlining all signal words 2) locating the conclusion, and 3).. a. locate premises b. identify all bias words c. locate fallacies I think it is c?
November 15, 2010 by Michelle

English
Can anyone help me identify rhetoric, bias, and argumentation in the following video clip? ----------------- To find the video clip google : American Rhetoric Movie Speech "Citizen Kane" (1941) and click on the first link. ----------------- I have studied rhetoric, but did not...
June 18, 2008 by Anonymous

english
Children are much more susceptible to violent programming because they have not yet developed the ability to distinguish between fantasy and reality. For example, in more than 40% of programs with violence, the "bad" violent characters are never punished; and only 4% of ...
July 15, 2009 by Kim

British Lit.
Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English a. old english b. elizabethan english c. gothic english d. middle english
October 21, 2008 by Cori

Writing research
What were some arguments and counter arguments of Martin Luther King's " I have a dream" speech? I have recognized bias, fallacies, and rhetorical devices. I am having trouble identifying counter arguments.
March 21, 2010 by I need help

adult education
Determine what makes each source credible or not credible. In addition to the steps you should follow to determine the credibility of a source, be aware of any biases or fallacies in the materials. „h Explain what information you think you will be able to use from each source.
May 1, 2009 by carol

critical thinking
I need an article from a newspaper or something published between the dats of September 10 2009 till December 4 , 2009. It must be a weak argument that has fallacies and can be refuted by counter examples. For the assignment i need to reconstruct the argument with its premises...
November 14, 2009 by Andrew

Phi103
construct three different arguments that display distinict fallacies. Give qan explanation of why each makes a mistake in drawing the conclusion it does. Please can you give me a very good answer to the question for a very important discussion question. Please
November 12, 2011 by mary smith

critical thinking
help finding fallacies Water extinguishes fire. Oxygen is a part of water. Therefore oxygen extinguishes fire.
February 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Philosophy
LOGIC and ARGUMENTS – the simple elements Arguments are Composed of THREE PARTS: 1) Premises = basic, commonly accepted reasons – the “why’s,” and “how’s.” 2) Inferences = reasoned “guesses” or based assertions connecting conclusion to premises ...
May 15, 2013 by Lisa

Critical Thinking
Does anyone have time to read over an article and help me identify any fallacies or rhetoric. Google "We could, for example, save lives by denying drivers' licenses to those over 65, but we do not" (without quotes) and click on the De-Demonizing Rum: What's wrong with '...
May 31, 2008 by Anonymous

Critical Thinking
Does anyone have time to read over an article and help me identify any fallacies or rhetoric. Google "We could, for example, save lives by denying drivers' licenses to those over 65, but we do not" (without quotes) and click on the De-Demonizing Rum: What's wrong with '...
May 31, 2008 by Anonymous

Critical Thinking.
Identify any examples of fallacies in the following passages. Tell why you think these are fallacies, and identify which category they belong in, if they fit any category we’ve described. Am I correct 2. Letter to the editor: “Andrea Keene’s selective morality is once again ...
November 29, 2007 by DANIELLE

english
According to deterrence theory, criminals are no different from law-abiding people. Criminals [economist Paul H. Rubin writes] "rationally maximize their own self-interest (utility) subject to constraints (prices, incomes) that they face in the marketplace and elsewhere." ...
October 13, 2009 by Mary

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