Informal Logic: An Overview

J. Anthony Blair, Ralph H. Johnson
2000 Informal Logic  
In this overview article, we first explain what we take informal logic to be, discussing misconceptions and distinguishing our conception of it from competing ones; second, we briefly catalogue recent informal logic research, under 14 headings; third, we suggest four broad areas of problems and questions for future research; fourth, we describe current scholarly resources for informal logic; fifth, we discuss three implications of informal logic for philosophy in particular, and take note ofpractical consequences of a more general sort.
doi:10.22329/il.v20i2.2262 fatcat:at56qzzvarge7i4lqxvh2iehci