## A Concise Introduction to LogicUnsurpassed for its clarity and comprehensiveness, Hurley's A CONCISE INTRODUCTION TO LOGIC is the #1 introductory logic textbook on the market. In this Twelfth Edition, Hurley continues to build upon the tradition of a lucid, focused, and accessible presentation of the basic subject matter of logic, both formal and informal. The edition's new Previews connect a section's content to real-life scenarios pertinent to students' lives, using everyday examples to translate new notions and terms into concepts that readers unfamiliar with the subject matter can relate to. Hurley's extensive, carefully sequenced exercises guide students toward greater proficiency with the skills they are learning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version. |

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### Contents

Language Meaning and Definition | |

Informal Fallacies | |

Categorical Propositions | |

Categorical Syllogisms | |

Propositional Logic | |

Natural Deduction in Propositional Logic | |

Analogy and Legal and Moral Reasoning | |

Causality and Mills Methods | |

Probability | |

Statistical Reasoning | |

HypotheticalScientific Reasoning | |

Science and Superstition | |

Answers to Selected Exercises | |

GlossaryIndex | |

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