5 edition of Critical thinking and logic found in the catalog.
Critical thinking and logic
Don S. Levi
Includes bibliographical references (p. -444) and index.
|Statement||Don S. Levi.|
|LC Classifications||BC71 .L48 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 449 p. :|
|Number of Pages||449|
|LC Control Number||91180205|
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This book will familiarize the reader with the basics of critical thinking and informal logic — deductive and inductive arguments, form and content, fallacies, and complex arguments.
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