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What are fallacies?

    On fallacies       A fallacy is a general type of appeal (or category of argument) that resembles good reasoning, but that readers should not find to (MORE)

What is a logical fallacy?

A logical fallacy is a fallacy of logic, an error in reasoning, leading to an invalid argument. There are many, here are some: straw man argument, appeal to the masses, appea (MORE)

Fallacy of assumption?

'Fallacy of Assumption' describes a class of formal and informal logical fallacies that are to do with a flaw in an argument's assumptions. A common example of a fallacy of a (MORE)

What is Logical Fallacy?

A logical fallacy is, roughly speaking, an error of reasoning. When someone adopts a position, or tries to persuade someone else to adopt a position, based on a bad piece of r (MORE)

What is the Netherlands fallacy?

The Netherlands Fallacy is a belief that the netherland's environmental impact (and likewise other rich nations) is decreasing and only contained to it's borders. This is not (MORE)

What is a fallacie?

In logic, a fallacy is one of many various types of erroneous reasoning that render arguments logically unsound. In more general terms, one can view a fallacy as a misleading (MORE)