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Wednesday, June 10, 2015


This morning at Berkeley my argumentative thinking/writing intensive is taking up an abbreviated tour of propositional analysis, formal and informal fallacies. I fear my students will be a wee bit terrorized by the demands of this analytic mode and a flood of new terminology, but it is one of the few times I really get to flex the muscles I acquired from my first graduate degree from the long, long ago, from an analytic philosophy department, prior to my travels in rhetoric and literary theory.

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