Aristotle’s On Sophistical Refutations

  title={Aristotle’s On Sophistical Refutations},
  author={Erik C. W. Krabbe},
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Aristotle on False Reasoning: Language and the World in the Sophistical Refutations (review)

  • M. Mccoy
  • Political Science
    Philosophy & Rhetoric
  • 2005
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