Nonsense Red Herrings, Straw Men and Sacred Cows: How We Abuse Logic in Our Everyday Language

by

Write The First Customer Review

NONSENSE is the best compilation and study of verbal logical fallacies available anywhere. On one level, it is a handbook of the myriad ways we go about being illogical?how we deceive ourselves and others, how we think and argue in ways that are disorderly, disorganized, or irrelevant. On another level, NONSENSE is a short course in nonmathematical logical thinking, a form of thinking that is especially important for students of philosophy and economics. A book of remarkable scholarship, NONSENSE is unexpectedly relaxed, ...

Nonsense Red Herrings, Straw Men and Sacred Cows: How We Abuse Logic in Our Everyday Language 2002, Axios Press

ISBN-13: 9780966190854

Trade paperback

Select