The Resource Logical thinking, [by] Richard L. Purtill

Logical thinking, [by] Richard L. Purtill

Label
Logical thinking
Title
Logical thinking
Statement of responsibility
[by] Richard L. Purtill
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purtill, Richard L.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BC108
LC item number
.P89
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Logic
  • Logic
  • Logique
  • Logique
  • Logic
  • Logisches Denken
  • Logica
Label
Logical thinking, [by] Richard L. Purtill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [152]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Analysis : 1. Definition : Arguments about words ; Ambiguity and vagueness ; Analytic definition -- 2. Classification : Purposes ; Practice ; Pitfalls -- 3. Organization : Finding the elements ; Presenting the ordered elements -- II. Criticism : 4. Assumptions : Presuppositions ; Prejudices ; Preconditions -- 5. Fallacies : Not the point ; Beside the point ; Beyond the point -- 6. Weak arguments : Authority ; Analogy ; Abduction -- III. Argument : 7. Deduction I : Propositions and their relations ; Propositional arguments and fallacies ; Putting together and taking apart arguments -- 8. Deduction II : Statements ; Syllogisms ; Soriteses and Enthymemes -- 9. Induction I : Universal and particular ; Generalizations ; Cause and effect -- 10. Induction II : Scientific method ; Statistical methods ; Science and sense
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 157 pages
Isbn
9780060452971
Lccn
70174532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)277263
Label
Logical thinking, [by] Richard L. Purtill
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [152]
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Analysis : 1. Definition : Arguments about words ; Ambiguity and vagueness ; Analytic definition -- 2. Classification : Purposes ; Practice ; Pitfalls -- 3. Organization : Finding the elements ; Presenting the ordered elements -- II. Criticism : 4. Assumptions : Presuppositions ; Prejudices ; Preconditions -- 5. Fallacies : Not the point ; Beside the point ; Beyond the point -- 6. Weak arguments : Authority ; Analogy ; Abduction -- III. Argument : 7. Deduction I : Propositions and their relations ; Propositional arguments and fallacies ; Putting together and taking apart arguments -- 8. Deduction II : Statements ; Syllogisms ; Soriteses and Enthymemes -- 9. Induction I : Universal and particular ; Generalizations ; Cause and effect -- 10. Induction II : Scientific method ; Statistical methods ; Science and sense
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 157 pages
Isbn
9780060452971
Lccn
70174532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)277263

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