Asked in English Language, Metaphors Metonymy and Synecdoche, Allegory and Simile, Example Sentences
What is a sentence that has the word ''fallacious'' in it?
To say that Barrack Obama is a Republican would be quite fallacious because he is in fact a Democrat. ...
Asked in Philosophy and Philosophers
Can an argument be both valid and fallacious?
A fallacious argument is often plausible. It is never valid. fallacies are deceptions used to manipulate perceptions. They can sometimes be misunderstandings or mistakes of fact, but one fallacious by their words and deeds are hardly innocent. The plausibility of fallacious arguments is merely the well crafted plot of their deception. They make their lies plausible by regurgitating facts, factoids, hearsay arguments, shameless appeals to authority all projected with an air of authority so that their intended victims might demurely defer to the...