Comm Review - million a year on etc Insignificant cause it...

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Comm Review 14/11/2007 16:06:00 Test Format 5 definitions 2 points each  7 short answers,  5 each 5 multiple choice, 4 points each  a flow that we have to disadvantage, 25 points  and 1 long answer 10 points Criteria The filter through which you look at arguments.  Net benefits- you compare a  varying sort of impacts-economic downturns to a risk of war- increasing  justice Post hog ergo protor hoc and complex cause When one thing follows another, how they might be related Post hoc, ergo proctor hoc o After the fact, therefore because of the fact o Because something happened after something else, the first thing  caused it Rachel moves in with Joey, Joey’s fridge breaks.  But because  Rachel moved in, the fridge broke o Complex cause- one thing is held to cause another, but insignificant to  the other effect American economy bad, because we’ve been spending forty 
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Unformatted text preview: million a year on etc. Insignificant cause, it may contribute, but not the leading cause False dichotomy Division or separation where one doesnt exist, to create two choices o America love it or leave, when you can still love it a little, but not all the way o Like saying there are only two trails, when in fact there are three or four Inductive fallacy Hasty generalization True of individual parts is true of the whole Private military contractors-because blackwater did bad, all of them do bad Short answer long answer Example not sufficient Refutation by additional consideration Introduces the risks of implementing proposition Reducing argument to absurdity- reduction ad absurdum 14/11/2007 16:06:00 14/11/2007 16:06:00...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course COMM 235 taught by Professor Stein during the Spring '08 term at Western Washington.

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