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ERIC Number: EJ308135
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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An "Ad Hominem" Examination of Hypothesis Testing as a Paradigm for the Evaluation of Argument.
Ulrich, Walter
Journal of the American Forensic Association, v21 n1 p1-8 Sum 1984
Argues that hypothesis testing is an inadequate paradigm for evaluating academic debates because (1) defenders of hypothesis testing cannot meet the standards they impose on other arguers and (2) hypothesis testing does not achieve its goal of discovering probable truth. (PD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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