CRT 205 Week 5 CheckPoint Identifying Fallacies

CRT 205 Week 5 CheckPoint Identifying Fallacies - park and...

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Week 5: CheckPoint: Identifying Fallacies 2. “Andrea Keene’s selective morality is once again showing through in her July 15 letter. This time she expresses her abhorrence of abortion. But how we see only what we choose to see! I wonder if any of the anti-abortionists have considered the widespread use of fertility drugs as the moral equivalent of abortion, and, if they have, why they haven’t come out against them, too." ad hominem (consistency) 3. Far better, she wrote, to be a widow than to be a divorcée, who are all “rejects” who have been “publicly dumped” and are avoided “like they have leprosy.” This is straw man because it is exaggeration of the truth. 5. Then anytime anyone wanted a picnic, he would have to park at the edge of the
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Unformatted text preview: park and carry everything in ice chests, chairs, maybe even grandma. This is straw man because it is exaggeration of the truth. 6. "Would they raise the same objections (of unconstitutionality, etc.) if the scene depicted a modern, secularized Gentile family?" Ad hominem 8. The counties of Michigan clearly need the ability to raise additional sources of revenue, not only to meet the demands of growth but also to maintain existing levels of service. Begging the question 9. “If you could prove that condoms were absolutely dependable in preventing a person from contracting AIDS, then the Church could support their use.” False delima...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2010 for the course BUSINESS M CRT/205 taught by Professor Barbaraleib during the Winter '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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