Ad hominem

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Revision as of 14:21, 20 June 2006

Ad hominem fallacies involve attacking the person rather than the argument.

Examples

  • Elizabeth claims that John murdered Sally
  • Elizabeth is a convicted drug user
  • Therefore Elizabeth's claims aren't trustworthy
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