Recognizing the Forms of Fallacious Arguments

Budiono, Davy (2004) Recognizing the Forms of Fallacious Arguments. Parafrase : Jurnal Kajian Kebahasaan dan Kesastraan, 4 (2). pp. 153-158. ISSN 0854-6126

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Speakers and writers commit logical fallacies for several reasons. Scientific writers may commit fallacies due to their ignorance. Scriptwriters, however, frequently commit fallacies intentionally for commercial reasons. To make things worse, politicians intentionally commit fallacies and even manipulate them as their weapons to win an argument. This paper tries to describe several forms of fallacies commonly found in communication. This paper is significant for readers to be aware of such fallacies in any context they are dealing with

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: argumen fallacies of faulty reasoning, fallacies of grounding, fallacies of language use
Subjects: English Education
Divisions: Journal Publication
Depositing User: Vincentius Widya Iswara
Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2015 03:47
Last Modified: 21 Jan 2015 03:47

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