Writing Logically, Thinking Critically / Edition 6

Writing Logically, Thinking Critically / Edition 6

by Sheila Cooper, Rosemary Patton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205668569

ISBN-13: 9780205668564

Pub. Date: 07/06/2009

Publisher: Longman

This concise, accessible text teaches how to write logical, cohesive arguments and how to evaluate the arguments of others.  See more details below

Overview

This concise, accessible text teaches how to write logical, cohesive arguments and how to evaluate the arguments of others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205668564
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
07/06/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents
Preface
Ch. 1Thinking and Writing - A Critical Connection1
Ch. 2Inference17
Ch. 3The Structure of Argument36
Ch. 4Written Argument61
Ch. 5Deductive and Inductive Reasoning89
Ch. 6Deductive Argument101
Ch. 7Inductive Argument124
Ch. 8Logical Fallacies140
Ch. 9Language: Meaning and Style168
Appendix IResearch and Documentation199
Appendix IIHe or She?205
Selected Answers207
Credit213
Index217

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