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Department
Modes Of Reasoning
Course
MODR 1730
Professor
Philip Mac Ewen
Semester
Fall

Description
MODRFINALREVIEWthMARCH262014StartingfromtheABCanalysisPartCcontd1UsingthefalsehiddenpresumptionthatP4AnargumentcanproveitsconclusionbytreatingoppositealternativesascontraryalternativeswhichisfalsebecausethereisatleastoneotheroptiontoexplainwhyglobalwarmingishappeningwhichthisargumentneverrecognizesieThatglobalwarmingiscausedbothbyhumanlifestylesandperiodicwarmingoftheearthstemperatureaviolationoftheargumentoftheprinciplewhichrequiresthatthearguersprovidethebestavailableevidenceforhishertheirpositionalogicalproblemwhichcouldhavebeenavoidediftheauthorshadunderstoodtheconceptoffalsedichotomyinwhichcasetheargumentfailstoproveitsconclusionCThereforethisargumentcommitsthefallacyoffalsedichotomyafallacyofpresumption2InsteadofusingrelevantpremisestosupportitsconclusionsuchasthelandlordconcernbelievesthatgovernmentshouldstayoutofthemarketplaceandrentcontrolsrepresenttheimpositionofgovernmentinthemarketplacethisargumentratherattacksthecircumstancesoftheindividualconcernedaviolationofthetruthseekingprincipleaccordingtowhicharguersaresupposedtoestablishwhatisthecasebyappealingtoevidencethatshowthatitisthecasenotbyattackingindividualsandtheircircumstancesalogicalproblemwhichcouldhavebeenavoidediftheauthorshadunderstoodtheconceptofcircumstantialadhomineminwhichcasetheargumentfailstoproveitsconclusionCThereforethisargumen
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