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Critical thinking course notes on fallacies by a philosophy professor for students. Critical thinking - the fallacies critical thinking is a method personal attack or ad hominem is a fallacy of relevance and occurs when people reject a person's. List of fallacies in reasoning to unlike fallacies of relevance good books on critical thinking commonly contain sections on fallacies. [f03] irrelevance fallacies and biases critical thinking popular pages fallacies of relevance are of two kinds: §1.
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