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Unformatted text preview: Quality & Representativeness of Examples (typical?) Reliability of Evidence (tabloids) Multiple Perspectives (political conventions) Consequences (what if people accept this?) Soundness: o Truth o Validity Sound? All Purdue students are intelligent. Taylor is a Purdue student. Therefore, Taylor will get an A in Com204. Possibly TRUE, but INVALID=UNSOUND All Purdue professors are women. Josh Boyd is a Purdue professor. Josh Boyd is a woman. VALID, but FALSE=UNSOUND...
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