On the theory and practice of dispute
Classical serious book on the art of the dispute, written by well-known expert in logic and rhetoric. It contains the classification of disputes and tricks to the dispute. The book will teach you to read "between the lines" of the newspaper and television information, notice the tricks of your opponents, the right to present their arguments in a dispute of any kind.
For a wide range of readers.
1. General information about the dispute.
Chapter 1. Proof.
Chapter 2. Evidence (continued).
Chapter 3. The dispute over the truth of thought.
Chapter 4. The dispute over the evidence.
Chapter 5. Types of dispute.
Chapter 6. Types of dispute (continued).
Chapter 7. Conditions for the start of the dispute.
Chapter 8. Our arguments in the dispute.
Chapter 9. The arguments of the opponent.
Chapter 10. Logical tact and manner of arguing.
Chapter 11. Respect for other people's beliefs.
Chapter 12. Some general comments about the dispute.
2. Trick to the dispute.
Chapter 13. permissible tricks.
Chapter 14. The coarsest impermissible tricks.
Chapter 15. The increasing complexity and variations cane arguments.
Chapter 16. Psychological tricks.
Chapter 17. Psychological tricks (Continued).
Chapter 18. sophistry: a retreat from the problem of the dispute.
Chapter 19. sophistry: departing from the thesis.
Chapter 20. False argument.
Chapter 21. The arbitrary reasons.
Chapter 22. "Imaginary evidence."
Chapter 23. sophistry inconsistency.
Chapter 24. Measures against gimmicks.