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01/11/2011

non-sequitur

Filed under: Logic — anlactunay @ 1:51 PM

non-sequitur=
• is a fallacy in which the conclusion does not follow from the premises;
• might look like there are structural reasons for the argument to be valid, but the argument is not valid
• can be illustrated with the follwing example:
Some people are bad teachers. So, some teachers are bad people.

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