The Fallacy Detective 2015 Edition
Thirty-Eight Lessons on How to Recognize Bad Reasoning
by Nathaniel Bluedorn and Hans Bluedorn
Workbook Edition (2015): Includes spaces for readers to write in their answers to the exercises. Sample Lesson
What is a fallacy? A fallacy is an error in logic – a place where someone has made a mistake in his thinking.
“A cloud is 90% water. A watermelon is 90% water. Therefore, since a plane can fly through a cloud, a plane can fly through a watermelon.”