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Unformatted text preview: Basic tasks of Logic: 1. Find the structure of an argument; i.e. the arrangement of its premises and conclusion 2. Test the structure of an argument for validity/invalidity or success/failure Dissecting Structure 1. Separate statements of an argument 2. Map premises and conclusions For Next Week: 1. Read pp. 1 7 of the text, add definitions in the text to list 2. Dissect arguments 1 11, 13 14 on pp. 8,9 Dr. O'Connor, FH 310, x5834 firstname.lastname@example.org, email preferred Text: Hurley, A Concise Introduction to Logic, 10ed Grade: Exams (3) 100% Best 2/4 quizzes 3% padding Introduction, Structure of Arguments 15 Jan Tuesday, January 15, 2008 5:30 PM Logic Page 1...
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