APENDIX C assignment

APENDIX C assignment - Axia College Material Appendix C...

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Axia College Material Appendix C Categorizing Fallacies Categorize each fallacy statement by copying and pasting it into the text box adjacent to its matching fallacy type. Fallacy Statements Fallacy Type Fallacy Statement Ad hominem/genetic 7. I don’t care if she is the top psychiatrist in the state! Her theory on sibling rivalry is extreme. How can we believe anything she says if she subscribes to theories of that nature? Wishful thinking 15. Sure, I’ve heard that it’s better to not eat cheeseburgers every day, but it’s extra protein and protein is good for you. “Argument” from popularity 2. On a radio ad: “Have you been fatigued, irritable, moody? If these symptoms are ignored, you might become depressed or even suicidal! Ward off the blues by taking a pill proven to cheer you up. Millions of people have, and they’re glad they did!” Hasty generalizing 13. If it weren’t for the president’s environmental policy, we wouldn’t be dealing with these environmental catastrophes. “Argument” from outrage
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course COM 100 taught by Professor Schuffer during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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