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Unformatted text preview: Do not make any assumptions that are unnecessary Implications and Inferences Implications are meaning or contents that lie embedded in a piece of discourse Need to be drawn out and put in the form of statements Inferences are conclusions that are logically deduced or derived by reasoning from given facts of information To bring about a logical conclusion from facts Always a mental act To deduce logically from given information Logical Assumptions and Implications Implication What statements must be true if statement A is true Logical Assumptions What statements must be true in order for statement A to be true Presuppositions To seek wider context in which the statement is located to gain more information about it...
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- Spring '07