Reason

Reason is a very popular way of knowing as most of you stated it as your “most reliable” way of knowing. This unit of study will investigate the strengths and weaknesses of reason as a way of knowing, as well as the implications for being a “rationalist.”

Download and Read the following workbook on Logic and Reason: 

Logic and Reasoning Packet

Next, take this “Logical Fallacies Quiz” and see how you do!

http://highered.mheducation.com/sites/007312625x/student_view0/chapter6/more_fallacies_quiz_ii.html

Below, check out this film clips and see if you can identify the logical fallacy present:

South Park Chewbacca Defense:

Daily Show “Tape Fear”

http://thedailyshow.cc.com/videos/i8wuyt/the-daily-show-s-super-top-double-exclusive–1—tape-fear

Daily Show “Immigrant Disease”

http://thedailyshow.cc.com/videos/9hryow/immigrant-disease

 

 


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