Fallacies_of_Weak_Induction

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Fallacies of Weak Induction
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Fallacies of Weak Induction Appeal to unqualified authority Appeal to ignorance Hasty generalization False cause Slippery slope Weak analogy
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Argument from authority Inductive generalization Causal inference Argument from analogy Appeal to unqualified authority Hasty generalization False cause Slippery slope Weak analogy
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Appeal to unqualified authority Is the source an authority on the subject at issue? Is the source biased? Is the accuracy of the source’s observations questionable? Is the source known to be generally unreliable? Has the source been cited properly? Can the source’s claim be settled by an appeal to expert opinion? Is the claim highly improbable on it’s face?
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Hasty generalization part whole
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Hasty generalization Are the premises true? Is the sample large enough?
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2008 for the course PHIL 311 taught by Professor D.c. during the Spring '07 term at University of Louisville.

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