Unformatted text preview: represent some of the cases under discussion. It is rather aggressive to claim all of something is a certain way and the burden of proof rests on the person to back it up in order to substantiate the argument. When some is used, it is easily more believable and easier for me to accept as true. Inductive arguments would utilize “some” since they are responsible for showing probable cause for a conclusion to be true. Deductive arguments would need to use “all” or “none” because they need to give conclusive evidence that a claim is valid. A deductive claim cannot use “some” because then the conclusion would not be guaranteed. Again, my preference depends on the type of argument at hand and the choice of claim which would be most effective in the situation....
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2011 for the course CRT 205 crt 205 taught by Professor Darren during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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