Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the history of logic.
And here’s a video version:
Logic and Philosophy – A Modern Introduction - Hausman, Kahane and Tidman
On this page you’ll find various support materials to be used in conjunction with the Logic Manual. Includes sample papers.
Blackwell Companions to Philosophy - A Companion to Philosophical Logic, Edited by Dale Jacquette
Sorry – due to a posting mishap, this is the entry for yesterday!
The Greek philosopher Aristotle divided the means of persuasion, appeals, into three categories – Ethos, Pathos, Logos.
Chapter 5: Aristotle in the 21st Century – Daniel Kies.
The Three Appeals of Argument – University Writing Centre:
Aristotle postulated three argumentative appeals: logical, ethical, and emotional. Strong arguments have a balance of all of three, though logical (logos) is essential for a strong, valid argument. Appeals, however, can also be misused, creating arguments that are not credible.