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Tens of hundreds of thousands of scholars have realized to be extra discerning at developing and comparing arguments with the aid of Patrick J. Hurley. Hurley's lucid, pleasant, but thorough presentation has made A CONCISE creation TO common sense the main widespread good judgment textual content in North the USA. furthermore, the book's accompanying technological assets, corresponding to CengageNOW and studying common sense, contain interactive workouts in addition to video and audio clips to enhance what you learn within the ebook and listen to in school. briefly, you'll have the entire suggestions you want to turn into a extra logical philosopher and communicator.

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The following arguments were taken from magazine and newspaper editorials and letters to the editor. In most instances the main conclusion must be rephrased to capture the full intent of the author. Write out what you interpret the main conclusion to be. ★1. University administrators know well the benefits that follow notable success in college sports: increased applications for admissions, increased income from licensed logo merchandise, more lucrative television deals, post-season game revenue and more successful alumni fund drives.

R. McCuen and A. C. ) 9. I believe that it must be the policy of the United States to support free peoples who are resisting attempted subjugation by armed minorities or by outside pressures. I believe that we must assist free peoples to work out their own destinies in their own way. I believe that our help should be primarily through economic and financial aid, which is essential to economic stability and orderly political processes. (President Truman, Address to Congress, 1947) ★10. Five college students who were accused of sneaking into the Cincinnati Zoo and trying to ride the camels pleaded no contest to criminal trespass yesterday.

Since the good, according to Plato, is that which furthers a person’s real interests, it follows that in any given case when the good is known, men will seek it. (Avrum Stroll and Richard Popkin, Philosophy and the Human Spirit) 3. As the denial or perversion of justice by the sentences of courts, as well as in any other manner, is with reason classed among the just causes of war, it will follow that the federal judiciary ought to have cognizance of all causes in which the citizens of other countries are concerned.

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