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What?
English? Philosophy? What is your subject area? 1. Read this carefully, including the links to various fallacies at the right: http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html 2. Read the article by Rodriguez. 3. Identify some fallacies in the article and quote them. 4. ...
Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 7:16pm by Writeacher

English
It's hard to help you when we don't know which fallacies you've studied. If you post these fallacies and a brief definition of each, we'll try to help you.
Saturday, November 27, 2010 at 8:18pm by Ms. Sue

English- Fallacies
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Use the list of fallacies on the right to get the each one's explanation. Then you should have a better time deciding correctly. Let us know what you come up with.
Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 10:34pm by Writeacher

english 101
review the concept of fallacies and suggest ways to avoid fallacies in your expository essay on healthy eating.
Monday, February 21, 2011 at 4:16pm by sarah

english-fallacies
I need help distinguishing between fallacies
Thursday, April 10, 2008 at 10:53am by Lori

Critical Thinking
Another suggestion. Read two of the descriptions of fallacies in either your text materials or the site I recommended. Then, reread the article carefully to see if you can find examples of those two fallacies. Repeat with two more fallacies and so on until you've gone through ...
Saturday, May 31, 2008 at 4:13pm by Ms. Sue

English
Yes, good. Also ... generalizing is one of the major fallacies you'll read and hear throughout our society, on the news, etc. http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ The first fallacy that's explained here (scroll down a bit) is that of hasty generalizations.
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 1:24pm by Writeacher

english
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ Scroll down to read about the different fallacies. This is probably Post Hoc or False Dichotomy, but you'll need to read through all of these to determine the answer for yourself.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 9:49am by Writeacher

Indentifying Fallacies
These seem to be two of the best websites to help you with this type of question. Let us know what you decide. Fallacies This handout is on common logical fallacies that you may encounter in your own writing or the writing of others. The handout provides definitions, examples...
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 2:46pm by Writeacher

Fallacies
I don't know what your list says, but these websites have good explanations and examples for you: Fallacies 42 informal logical fallacies explained by Dr. Michael C. Labossiere, including examples. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ Fallacies This handout is on common ...
Sunday, May 25, 2008 at 10:29pm by Writeacher

College English
Fallacies are defects in an argument - other than false premises - which cause an argument to be invalid, unsound or weak. Fallacies can be separated into two general groups formal and informal.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 9:07pm by Courtney

PHI`103
I already posted this link for you. Did you read it???? This site has many examples and explanations of why they are fallacies. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ Which of those many fallacies have you heard or seen?
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 4:22pm by Ms. Sue

crt 205
Look at " Affirming the Consequent" http://www.kspope.com/fallacies/fallacies.php If you care more than others, you have a big heart, and should give to our charity..
Sunday, October 28, 2007 at 10:13pm by bobpursley

Englins /Fallacies
P.S. Here are 48 fallacies for you to go through as well! http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 3:18pm by SraJMcGin

college english
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Look in the list at the right to find different types of fallacies.
Sunday, March 7, 2010 at 10:13pm by Writeacher

English
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Check out the different fallacies listed (and linked) at the right.
Monday, October 19, 2009 at 11:37pm by Writeacher

English
Check out the list of fallacies on the right. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Let us know what you think.
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 10:18am by Writeacher

English
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html You can read about different fallacies here -- click on different ones in the column at the right. Hasty generalization and False dichotomy are two I'd definitely check out!
Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at 5:35pm by Writeacher

English, Critical Thinking
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos/writing-the-paper/fallacies Use the list at the right like a table of contents -- read about different types of fallacies before you start reading the article.
Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 10:03am by Writeacher

English
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos/writing-the-paper/fallacies Study the different types of fallacies and let us know what you think.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 4:54pm by Writeacher

Writing
This is one of the best webpages I've found about fallacies -- and how to avoid them! http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Be sure to look at the right, too, for a list (and examples) of the most common fallacies. Let us know if you have further questions.
Monday, April 6, 2009 at 11:45am by Writeacher

english
Here some good sites on fallacies: http://search.yahoo.com/search?fr=mcafee&p=fallacies+with+examples Sra
Monday, October 11, 2010 at 2:01pm by SraJMcGin

critical thinking
Study this list and descriptions of common fallacies. http://www.nobeliefs.com/fallacies.htm What fallacy do you see in this clause? "Dandies in the best schools developed . . ." (Hint: look up the word "dandy." Is it a fallacy to compare Hitler with Saddam Hussein? What other...
Tuesday, July 1, 2008 at 4:32pm by Ms. Sue

the fallacies of generalizing PLEASE HELP!
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ Scroll down and read the section on generalizations.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 6:10pm by Writeacher

crt 205 week 5
idenifing fallacies and catergorizing fallacies
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 at 2:45am by bogie

phi103
Read up on the different types of fallacies AND how to avoid them: http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 11:49pm by Writeacher

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?
Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 7:16pm by lisa

Informal Logic
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ Scroll down and read all about the first explanation and examples given (right under the words SO WHAT DO FALLACIES LOOK LIKE). Let us know what you think.
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 3:45pm by Writeacher

CRT 205 - fallacies
Which fallacies have you found?
Saturday, September 5, 2009 at 7:36pm by Ms. Sue

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 ...
Friday, March 9, 2007 at 8:39am by Sharon

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 ...
Friday, October 27, 2006 at 6:58pm by Isabel

Englins /Fallacies
Isn't it a red herring? Having some proven prevention of AIDS does not stop an action to reduce AIDS transmission. Having to prove absolutely prevention by use of condoms is a red herring to avoid the subject of reducing the transmission of AIDS. http://www.kspope.com/...
Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at 3:18pm by bobpursley

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?
Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 3:17pm by brittany

Critical Thinking
We do not do your homework for you.. Check this site on fallacies, then you decide what they are in the excerpts. Repost and we will be happy to comment. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 1:07pm by GuruBlue

ctr 205
fallacy - GuruBlue, Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 11:06am This is an excellent site on fallacies http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 12:49pm by Ms. Sue

Informal logic
It could be many different kinds of fallacies -- including slippery slope and generalization. What do you think? http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Monday, December 19, 2011 at 7:03pm by Ms. Sue

English
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ Could be one (or more) of several!
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 6:59pm by Writeacher

College English
Your example assumes everyone is either/or. Which of these fallacies seem to indicate that everything is either black or white? Fallacy Types Ad hominem Group Think Guilt Trip Hasty Generalization Poisoning the well Post hoc Red Herring Scare Tactics Strawman Wishful Thinking ...
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 9:07pm by Ms. Sue

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?
Monday, November 15, 2010 at 12:29am by Michelle

PHI`103
One rich source of fallacies is the media: television, radio, magazines, and the Internet (including, of course, commercials.) 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 ...
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 4:22pm by Anonymous

english
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ Let us know what you think.
Monday, April 22, 2013 at 1:42pm by Writeacher

fallacies
Check this site to see which fallacy you think applies. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 7:52pm by Ms. Sue

Critical Thinking
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ Here are two really good websites which list and explain fallacies. If you concentrate on the phrase "should have the integrity," you should be able to figure this out. =)
Saturday, April 5, 2008 at 11:04am by Writeacher

College English
Check this site: http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ And particularly look at #'s 2, 5 and 12.
Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 12:51pm by GuruBlue

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 ...
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 4:22pm by mary smith

English
Everyone has biases! That is nothing more than the value system you have developed..... those things you believe important to living effectively. As a result many people fall into the habit of using "fallcious" reasoning to support these values and making other's values ...
Sunday, July 27, 2008 at 2:52pm by GuruBlue

English
http://www.m-w.com/dictionary/fallacy http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ "A fallacy is, very generally, an error in reasoning." Scroll down and read the examples on the left. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Scroll down to What are fallacies?
Tuesday, November 20, 2007 at 8:50am by Writeacher

Michael can you help with this one
Diane, this site will be of help with fallacies. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Saturday, November 17, 2007 at 1:31pm by GuruBlue

Phi103
This site has many examples and explanations of why they are fallacies. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Saturday, November 12, 2011 at 11:10am by Ms. Sue

HSM210 Human Services in the United States
Now I am really confused! The assignment does not ask for "what type" of fallacies these are...it says nothing about fallacies. It is asking for "common examples of argumentation tactics."
Friday, June 4, 2010 at 3:46am by Tawnya

Critical Thinking
Read, study, digest, reread ... http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fallacies/ If you're clear on the different types of fallacies, you'll be better able to conduct critical analysis without making assumptions or relying unquestioningly on other people's assumptions, etc.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 1:21pm by Writeacher

fallacy
This is an excellent site on fallacies http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Sunday, January 17, 2010 at 10:21am by GuruBlue

English
I find this statement odd: "technology which allows us, the new generation to have an easy and a quicker way to learn a subject" Can you prove that students today read better and faster and learn "easier and quicker" than people in previous generations who did not have ...
Thursday, February 10, 2011 at 12:09pm by Writeacher

english
I assume you mean "widow" not "window." Check this site to see which fallacy fits your example. I think it could be # 11, 17, 18, 22, 28, or 35. Perhaps you'll find another one. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Thursday, October 11, 2007 at 4:15pm by Ms. Sue

English
These sites will help you. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Saturday, November 27, 2010 at 8:18pm by Ms. Sue

PHL/251
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html This is an excellent page for learning about fallacies of all types. Be sure to read the first example carefully. =)
Wednesday, December 5, 2007 at 6:14am by Writeacher

axia crt/205
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Study this webpage, including the list of fallacies on the right. Let us know what you discover.
Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 4:12pm by Writeacher

art
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Probably a generalization, but check out the different types of fallacies in the list at the right and decide.
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 11:07am by Writeacher

Indentifying Fallacies
Check out this site. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html#5 What is a statement called which covers all members of a group, not taking into consideration differences?
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 1:40pm by GuruBlue

CRt 205
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Read all about fallacies. Then do your assignment. If you want someone to look over whatever you write up, feel free to repost.
Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 7:53pm by Writeacher

Philosophy
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html At this site, go through the examples of different fallacies listed at the right. Then apply what you learn to this paragraph. Let us know what you come up with.
Friday, February 12, 2010 at 3:55pm by Writeacher

HSM210 Human Services in the United States
I've never been good at identifying these specifically, although recognizing them is not terribly difficult! http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html At this site, there are good examples and explanations of different fallacies. Look in the column at the right, ...
Friday, June 4, 2010 at 3:46am by Writeacher

Argument Validity
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html In addition to the main information on the webpage, there's a list of fallacies linked at the right.
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at 1:10am by Writeacher

crt-205
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Study this webpage, including the list of fallacies on the right. Let us know what you discover.
Saturday, October 30, 2010 at 4:15pm by Writeacher

Critical thinking
These pages on what the different fallacies are should help, too: http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/
Friday, February 13, 2009 at 12:21am by Writeacher

Writing
Fallacies are often used to "prove" a bias. Below is a definition of bias and a site which explains fallacies. Definition from Merriam Webster: 3 a: bent , tendency b: an inclination of temperament or outlook ; especially : a personal and sometimes unreasoned judgment : ...
Monday, April 6, 2009 at 11:45am by GuruBlue

English
http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ What do you think?
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:47pm by Ms. Sue

college
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Different types of fallacies are listed at the right. Which do you think is/are in here?
Friday, December 5, 2008 at 12:08am by Writeacher

CRT205
Check this site. It is an easy explanation of the most common fallacies. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html
Thursday, May 28, 2009 at 1:34pm by GuruBlue

Ethics
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Read through the different fallacies here and let us know what you think.
Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 11:38am by Writeacher

critical thinking
Here's an excellent site that describes fallacies. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 at 7:15pm by Ms. Sue

philosophy
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Let us know what you decide. The explanation is very good, and the list of individual handouts on fallacies is on the right.
Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at 1:45am by Writeacher

Critical Thinking
I've skimmed that article and will be happy to discuss it with you. In my opinion, the author is way off-base in his reasoning that we should lower the drinking age. He's ignored many of the reasons for setting the legal age at 21. And it's ridiculous to equate the judgment of...
Saturday, May 31, 2008 at 4:13pm by Ms. Sue

critical thinking
Which one of these fallacies applies to this example? http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html
Sunday, January 31, 2010 at 12:29pm by Ms. Sue

crt 205
We don't know which fallacies you've studied, but this site may help you. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html
Thursday, May 21, 2009 at 3:21pm by Ms. Sue

English
Did you look through these to figure it out? http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html#3
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 3:36pm by Writeacher

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?
Tuesday, January 6, 2009 at 8:25pm 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...
Thursday, March 29, 2007 at 3:07pm by GIGI

CRT 205
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
Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 3:51pm by Anonymous

English
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html#3 See what you think -- then let us know.
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 1:47pm by Writeacher

Philosophy
"What are the two formal fallacies deductive and inductive" This is incorrect. tHe tow formal fallacies are conditional arguments and syllogisms. deduction and induction are the two main categories of logic.
Sunday, June 18, 2006 at 9:53pm by Kay

English
I think a better description would be either begging the question or a false dichotomy. http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos/writing-the-paper/fallacies
Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 9:11pm by Ms. Sue

phi 103
http://writingcenter.unc.edu/resources/handouts-demos/writing-the-paper/fallacies Check out the different fallacies on the right, and read about different ones until you find what you need. Let us know what you decide.
Sunday, February 12, 2012 at 11:38pm by Writeacher

Fallacies
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Be sure to bookmark this site; then use the list of links at the right. I think false dilemma (false dichotomy) is correct for #8. What do you think about #9?
Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at 8:01pm by Writeacher

English
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html#18 Read carefully -- then compare to what you posted. Let us know what you think.
Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at 10:49am by Writeacher

English
This site should help you. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 at 4:38pm by Ms. Sue

English
Suggest ways to avoid fallacies in your thesis
Monday, September 15, 2008 at 2:24pm by Gwen

English
Here are some links to fallacies that may help you: http://www.google.com/search?q=fallacies&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&aq=t&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a Sra
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 10:48pm by SraJMcGin

Unknown
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html This is the best website on fallacies I've found online. The explanations are very clear and there are extensive examples in the list on the right side of the page. Here are some others if the one above doesn't address all...
Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 5:30am by Writeacher

english-fallacies
http://www.google.com/search?q=fallacies&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA There are many good explanations here, especially the 1st, 2nd, and 6th links.
Thursday, April 10, 2008 at 10:53am by Writeacher

English
No. Neither of these arguments attack a person. http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ad-hominem.html
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 10:10pm by Ms. Sue

critical thinking
Check this list of fallacies and the explanations in the website. Ad hominem Group Think Guilt Trip Hasty Generalization Poisoning the well Post hoc Red Herring Scare Tactics Strawman Wishful Thinking http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html What do YOU think?
Monday, March 15, 2010 at 10:33pm by Ms. Sue

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....
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 at 10:48am by eric

Indentifying Fallacies
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html#7
Wednesday, March 11, 2009 at 1:38pm by GuruBlue

critical thinking
Here are three excellent sites on fallacies. After you have check these out, please repost with your thinking. We will be glad to give you further help. http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ http://en.wikipedia.org/...
Sunday, January 18, 2009 at 7:21pm by GuruBlue

English- Fallacies
Well, which are the correct answers?? I also need help badly... please anybody??
Sunday, September 7, 2008 at 10:34pm by Love

English
I don't know which rhetorical devices or fallacies you've studied, but this is an example of over-simplification.
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:46pm by Ms. Sue

English
http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html
Monday, September 15, 2008 at 2:24pm by Ms. Sue

English
http://www.nizkor.org/features/fallacies/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_fallacies http://www.unc.edu/depts/wcweb/handouts/fallacies.html Let us know what you think.
Thursday, December 4, 2008 at 3:57pm by Writeacher

Fallacies
http://www.jiskha.com/search/search.cgi?query=fallacies http://www.google.com/search?q=fallacies&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA You can look up fallacies in all the links in these results. Deciding which are "some common...that ...
Saturday, September 29, 2007 at 10:58pm by Writeacher

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