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Writing and logic

by Gerald Henry Levin

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Published by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • Report writing.,
  • Logic.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementGerald Levin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1408 .L48
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3795599M
    ISBN 100155977881
    LC Control Number81085552

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The book is a fairly standard treatment of first-order logic (sentential and predicate calculus). It covers all the usual bases. A number of more peripheral topics (e.g., metatheory) are touched on but not discussed in depth, but those topics are read more Reviewed by Philip Robbins, Associate Professor, University of Missouri on 6/19/ The Minto Pyramid Principle: Logic in Writing, Thinking, & Problem Solving by Barbara Minto (May 1, ) Paperback out of 5 stars 1.

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Equally important, the five question we should ask when we face a problem-solving situation is also helpful, both in writing and thinking, namely "what is the problem, where does the problem lie, why does the problem exist, what can we do about the problem, what should we do about the problem." more/5().

This book covers all the stages of a writing project, from determining the audience and purpose of a writing assignment, to developing a thesis statement and proofreading the final revision.

It is geared to the beginning college writer and includes how to approach various assignments/academic tasks: emailing a professor about a missed quiz. This is an introductory textbook in logic and critical thinking. The goal of thetextbook is to provide the reader with a set of tools and skills that will enablethem to identify and evaluate arguments.

The book is intended for anintroductory course that covers both formal and informal logic. The Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW) equips teachers and teaching parents with methods and materials which will aid them in training their students to become confident and competent communicators and thinkers.

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