The Fallacy DetectiveThe Fallacy Detective
by Nathaniel Bluedorn, Hans Bluedorn
What is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking. This is a handy book for learning to spot common errors in reasoning. - Workbook Edition (2015): Includes spaces for readers to write in their answers to the exercises. - For ages twelve through adult. - Fun to use -- learn skills you can use ...
Number of pages: 264 | Publication Date: 2015-04-04 | ISBN-13: 9780974531571

The Thinking ToolboxThe Thinking Toolbox
by Nathaniel Bluedorn, Hans Bluedorn
This book is like a toolbox, full of different kinds of tools you can use for different thinking tasks. Just as you use the wrench in a regular tool box to fix the sink, so you can use the tools we give you in this book to solve thinking problems. - When it is dumb to argue - Using the scientific method - Five rules of brainstorming - Who has a rea ...
Number of pages: 234 | Publication Date: 2005-01-30 | ISBN-13: 9780974531519

The Fallacy DetectiveThe Fallacy Detective
by Nathaniel Bluedorn, Hans Bluedorn
2009 Edition: More Fallacies, More Cartoons. What is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic -- a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking. A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon. This is an easy book for learning to spot common errors i ...
Number of pages: 212 | Publication Date: 2009-10-01 | ISBN-13: 9780974531533

The Fallacy DetectiveThe Fallacy Detective
by Nathaniel Bluedorn, Hans Bluedorn
What is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking. A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon. This book meets the needs of parents who want a do-able text for introducing logic and critical thinking ...
Number of pages: 227 | Publication Date: 2002-06-30 | ISBN-13: 9780974531502

Mastering Logical FallaciesMastering Logical Fallacies
Michael Withey
“If I have learned anything in ten years of formal debating, it is that arguments are no different: without a good understanding of the rules and tactics, you are likely to do poorly and be beaten.”―HENRY ZHANG, President of the Yale Debate Association Your argument is valid and you know it; yet once again you find yourself leaving a debate f ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2016-06-21 | ISBN-13: 9781623157104

Hand That Rocks the CradleHand That Rocks the Cradle
Nathaniel Bluedorn
My mother kept this list of the books she and Dad read to us. My brother and sisters and I added books that we read ourselves. My family is conservative; many books didn't make it onto this list. We prefer older books, but we enjoy some newer books, too. Almost every book listed here is fiction. I have summarized the plot for each book. I hope I di ...
Number of pages: 112 | Publication Date: 2008-03-31 | ISBN-13: 9780974531540

LogicLogic
Earl Fontainelle
How do you tell what’s right from what’s wrong? Can you always? What’s the difference between deduction, induction, and abduction? What are the best techniques for making an argument logically sound? In this fascinating little book, the smallest on its subject ever produced, philosopher Earl Fontainelle explores the ancient art of discursive ...
Number of pages: 64 | Publication Date: 2016-09-13 | ISBN-13: 9781632864451

Language, Truth and Logic (Dover Books on Western Philosophy)Language, Truth and Logic (Dover Books on Western Philosophy)
by Alfred J. Ayer, Sir Alfred Jules Ayer
"A delightful book … I should like to have written it myself." — Bertrand RussellFirst published in 1936, this first full-length presentation in English of the Logical Positivism of Carnap, Neurath, and others has gone through many printings to become a classic of thought and communication. It not only surveys one of the most important areas of ...
Number of pages: 160 | Publication Date: 1952-06-01 | ISBN-13: 9780486200101

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