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This is a rulebook as the title suggests, but it is concise and readable.

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The examples are easy to understand. But since I worked with people who love to prove and defend their arguments, I have to learn to speak up my own thoughts. I was hesitating to buy this book but after reading it, I realise it is worth it’s price.

The author compares his book to Strunk and Als on writing well on the last page of his book, and he is probably right.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Arguments and debates might actually be productive if pe I took some notes. Updated examples, streamlined text, and the chapter on definition reworked in a rule-based format strengthen this already strong volume. A lot of what is said is common sense, even to people who aren’t familiar with more formal argumentation at all.

Its info is too basic for older students and its content invites problems with younger students. Its brevity is one aspect of its value. He also made a fair amount of unsubstantiated claims while attempting to prove his point about certain “rules” which makes no sense to me. Therefore, argument is of extreme importance to preachers. This is the first book I’m reading about critical thinking and this is a very good introduction, indeed.

Lists with This Book. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. It may be a good book if you know nothing about logic or argumentation, but for most people, I think it’s too simpl It’s an ok resource to have, has the most important information needed and it’s quite concise. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

A Rulebook for Arguments by Anthony Weston

Want to Read saving…. See 1 question about A Rulebook for Arguments…. A few interesting points here and there, aanthony nothing that the average person couldn’t arrive at with a few seconds’ thinking. Arguments and debates might actually be productive if people abided by the rules presented in this rulebook.

I took some notes. Not this title–at fewer than pages it selects concision as a goal. It’s concise and easy to read. Interesting to have a book on “Arguments” that argumentaciob wants to argue over!

A Rulebook for Arguments

Again, worth the read. All in all, a must read! He goes through several different considerations to consider as you begin to think through creating argumentative papers. Jul 23, Vel Veeter rated it liked it Shelves: To ask other readers questions about A Rulebook for Argumentsplease sign up. Also, it spends too much time explaining rather basic concepts. This quick read was a helpful look into the rules of argument. This is pretty bare bones and, combined with the unnecessary controversy and bias, it just didn’t do much for me.

It is generally persuasive in style, or at least should be, and should reasonably follow standards of logic or critical thinking. This is no end-all discussions book, but I recommend it to the library of anyone who will be presenting positions for adoption and evaluating others who do the same.

Probably the best introduction to the subject on the market. Branden rated it really liked it. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Interestingly, I would co If you’re looking for a way to make sure you never lose an argument again, this is not the book for you. Argument here does not refer to the equivalent of a verbal fistfight. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. It may be a good book if you know nothing about logic or argumentation, but for most people, I think it’s too simple to learn anything significant.

Rather, argument refers to reasoning and rhetoric. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. A very short book, full of obvious statements.

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