Required Resources Read/review the following resources for this activity:
Textbook: Chapter 10, 11 Lesson Minimum of 1 scholarly source Initial Post Instructions As you continue to work on your argumentative essay, consider where fallacies might creep in to your reading or writing.
Have you made a hasty generalization? Have you mistaken correlation for causation? What type of argument might most easily lead you to a slippery slope? Has a red herring or a straw man raised his head in your rebuttal to the opposing view? The fallacies we visited in the text were fairly obvious. Real life ones – not so much, which is why fallacies live on and thrive in writings and in speech.