The Taxonomy of Logical Fallacies: A Venn Diagram

October 19, 2016 0
The Taxonomy of Logical Fallacies:  A Venn Diagram

The Taxonomy of Logical Fallacies was created in 2012 by Franklin Veaux.  In it, Veaux uses a Venn diagram to demonstrate roughly 40 overlapping logical fallacies, argumentative errors, and cognitive biases.

Where might such a diagram be useful?  Perhaps when watching a political debate?  Most certainly.

 

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Taxonomy of Logical Fallacies