"Clear, focused, specific and logical."
"The writing is clear, easy to follow and lively."
"The text is very rich with examples, some of which are quite provocative."
"The text is strong in content, contextualization, and ease of comprehension."
"An incredibly readable book introducing students to logical and fallacious reasoning in more depth than we find in most English argumentation texts."
About the Author
Nancy M. Cavender is Professor Emeritus at the College of Marin.
Howard Kahane (deceased) is considered one of the founders of the critical-thinking movement, an approach to logic that makes it less abstract and more practical as a tool for analyzing political and social issues.