Preface to the fourth edition Introduction and Preview 1. Introducing Arguments 2. Language and Rhetoric 3. Logic: Deductive Validity 4. Logic: Inductive force 5. The Practice of Argument-Reconstruction 6. Issues in Argument-Assessment 7. Pseudo-Reasoning 8. Truth, Knowledge and Belief Glossary Answers and hints to selected exercises. Index
A guide to argument analysis, with thorough cross-referencing between chapters, and a companion website containing instructor and student resources, to be used on critical thinking modules at undergraduate level.