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Elevation 2.0 - SS-09: Beating Bad Arguments: Explaining Why You Are Right!

July 06, 2022 | Posted byPublié par : CIP | 2.0, Elevation
Have you ever felt that many exchanges (public hearings come to mind) are at best an abuse of reason and rationality? Do you know the difference between a slippery slope argument and an ad hominem attack? How about between guilt by association and hasty generalizations? Join in on a fast-paced, interactive, deep dive into the fundamentals of logic and failed reasoning. Participants will learn tricks and shortcuts to clarify their thinking, build rational arguments, and gain confidence in countering fuzzy logic with precision and rigour.




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