Philosophical Writing: An Introduction

  title={Philosophical Writing: An Introduction},
  author={Aloysius Martinich},
Table of Contents.Note to the Third Edition.Note to the Second Edition.Introduction.1 Author and Audience.The Professor as Audience.The Student as Author.Three Attitudes about Philosophical Method.2 Logic and Argument for Writing.What is a Good Argument?.Valid Arguments.Cogent Arguments.Consistency and Contradition.Contraries and Contradictories.The Strength of a Proposition.3 The Structure of a Philosophical Essay.An Outline of the Structure of a Philosophical Essay.Anatomy of an Essay.Another… CONTINUE READING