This book would make a good companion text to a course in logic or critical thinking.
Sainsbury also doesn't hesitate to offer his own resolutions of the paradoxes, but he warns the reader not to accept his resolutions blindly.
He writes very clearly and without affectation, presenting the material as well as anyone could.
I bough this thinking it would be about a pair of boots, but it wasn't. Instead it is a well written book that presents a number of paradoxes, paradoxical problems and ways to... Read morePublished 6 months ago by DW
This is an important book that permits people to look at relationships that rest on flimsy causation. There are a good deal of what ifs in this book. Read morePublished on September 6, 2010 by Jenny Mcclendon
This book is certainly not worth the price. I have never seen such an interesting topic turned into something so dull. Certainly not what I had expected. Read morePublished on October 16, 2008 by Lubom
Paradoxes are surprising conclusions drawn from seemingly reasonable premises. And for the past twenty five centuries paradoxes have driven the most interesting developments in... Read morePublished on September 15, 2008 by Steve Reina