How to Win an Argument

How to Win an Argument

by Michael A. Gilbert

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Overview

A practical, easy-to-read and often amusing guide that describes how to hone your argument skills. Features contemporary examples of debates on current topics with sidebar notes demonstrating weak and strong techniques. Provides tools to identify and avoid the most common verbal traps. Contains strategies for effectively making your points during a disagreement—whether it's a formal debate or a shouting match.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620457061
Publisher: Turner Publishing Company
Publication date: 01/12/1996
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

MICHAEL A. GILBERT, Ph.D., is Professor of Philosophy at York University in Ontario. He frequently lectures and gives seminars on the art of arguing, and is the author of several novels.

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How To Win An Argument 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
You really can't beat this book! Gilbert takes you through the process of analyzing every situation step by step, and then brings it all together to make you an unbeatable debater! A definite must!!