The Thinker's Guide to Fallacies: The Art of Mental Trickery and Manipulation
Richard Paul and Linda Elder
This volume of the Thinker’s Guide Library introduces the concept of fallacies and shows readers how to discern and see through forty-four different types. Focusing on how human self-deception, mental trickery, and manipulation lie behind fallacies, this guide builds reasoning skills and promotes fairminded, logical thought, discussions and debate.
As part of the Thinker’s Guide Library, this book advances the mission of the Foundation for Critical Thinking to promote fairminded critical societies through cultivating essential intellectual abilities and virtues across every field of study across world.
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers / The Foundation for Critical Thinking
Pages: 56 • Trim: 5 1/2 x 8
978-0-944583-27-2 • Paperback • January 2012 • $21.99 • (£14.95)
978-1-5381-3377-4 • eBook • June 2019 • $20.50 • (£13.95)
Series: Thinker's Guide Library