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philosophy logic arguments
Terms that are important to know for Philosophy 2200
The organized body of knowledge, or science, that evaluates arguments.
A group of statements, one or more of which (the premises) are claimed to provide support for or reasons to believe one of the others (the conclusion).
A sentence that is either true or false.
A statement in an argument that sets forth evidence or reasons.
The statement in an argument that the premises are claimed to support or imply.
A word that provides a clue in identifying the conclusion.
A word that provides a clue in identifying the premises.
The reasoning process used to produce an argument.
The information content of a statement.
The attribute by which a statement is either true or false.