Think Again

Think Again

How to Reason and Argue

Book - 2018
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In a polarized world, a good argument can help create understanding, respect, and compromise. The key is the word "good" : arguments should not resort to put-downs, abuse, accusations, or avoidance of issues. Sinnott-Armstrong shows readers what arguments are-- and what good they can do. When one understands and appreciates strong evidence, it is not necessary to "win" the argument merely to engage in constructive conversations. -- adapted from back cover and preface
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2018
ISBN: 9780190627119
0190627115
9780190627126
0190627123
Characteristics: xiv, 237 p. ; 21 cm

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Our personal and political worlds are rife with arguments and disagreements, some of them petty and vitriolic. The inability to compromise and understand the opposition is epidemic today, from countries refusing to negotiate, to politicians pandering to their base. Social media has produced a vir... Read More »


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