Sophistical Elenchi


Read by Geoffrey Edwards

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The Sophistical Elenchi is the sixth of Aristotle's six texts on logic which are collectively known as the Organon ("Instrument"). In the Sophistical Elenchi Aristotle identifies 13 falacies. Verbal Fallacies are: Accent or Emphasis; Amphibology; Equivocation; Composition; Division and Figure of Speech. Material Fallacies are: Accident; Affirming the Consequent; Converse Accident; Irrelevant Conclusion; Begging the Question; False Cause and Fallacy of Many Questions. (Adapted from Wikipedia) (2 hr 54 min)

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Chapters 1-4 17:23 Read by Geoffrey Edwards
Chapters 5-8 30:19 Read by Geoffrey Edwards
Chapters 9-12 26:13 Read by Geoffrey Edwards
Chapters 13-17 30:23 Read by Geoffrey Edwards
Chapters 18-23 24:25 Read by Geoffrey Edwards
Chapters 24-30 24:19 Read by Geoffrey Edwards
Chapters 31-34 21:20 Read by Geoffrey Edwards

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I appreciate your work! Please do read Aristotle’s biological writings when you get a chance.