Finding. Arguments - Finding Arguments [3] Wm. J. Hawk...

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Finding Arguments [3] Wm. J. Hawk
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Premise Indicators since for given (that) due to inasmuch as from †follows from †may be deduced †as shown by because as assuming (that) in view of the fact that insofar as †as indicated by †may be derived from †may be inferred from †the reason is that In the expressions marked with a dagger (†) the conclusion usually precedes the premise-indicator
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Conclusion Indicators therefore *is evidence that so thus hence *implies that accordingly *which means that *which allows I conclude that as a result us to infer that *means that for this reason *which points in consequence *which entails that the conclusion ergo for these reasons *is a reason to *which shows that it follows that believe that consequently *which implies that *is a reason to proves that we may infer hold that In the expressions marked with an asterisks (*), one or more premises usually precede the conclusion-indicator.
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Reasons to not rely on Indicators (1) Not all premises and conclusions are marked with indicator-
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2010 for the course PHIL 120 taught by Professor H during the Spring '10 term at James Madison University.

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