Winning With Mixed Hypotheticals

Why is it important to understand mixed hypothetical reasoning? It is commonly used and misused in everyday thinking. Anyone who wants to learn how to identify truth, faulty reasoning, or bad philosophy would be very wise to know how to use mixed hypothetical syllogisms. Mixed hypotheticals will help your mind learn how to think aboutContinue reading “Winning With Mixed Hypotheticals”

Four Ways Skeptics Fall Short

American theologian, author, and pastor R. C. Sproul reduced the problem of skeptics to four ways in which they mishandle fallacies and slip in faulty thinking. 1.) Contradictions – Skeptics will ultimately live with contradictions of some type. For example, some want truth yet deny truth. Some want morality yet rebel against it. Some accuseContinue reading “Four Ways Skeptics Fall Short”

How Socratic Logic Has Improved My Thinking

My thinking has changed for the better – for a number of reasons – directly due to and thanks to the material taught in Socratic Logic AP503 at Southern Evangelical Seminary. First, I am able to identify in a conversation when a friend or a loved one is using – or not using – anyContinue reading “How Socratic Logic Has Improved My Thinking”