How to Win an Argument (Paperback)

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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.

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.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781620457061
ISBN-10: 1620457067
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: January 12th, 1996
Pages: 208
Language: English