JCU PRESENTS: FALLACIES IN THE WORKPLACE

Week 11: The Fallacy Fallacy (October 3-7)

The Fallacy Fallacy: The presumption that a position is incorrect because a fallacy was offered in support of the position. 

Discussion Questions:


(1) Why is it important to go beyond only identifying a fallacy? 


(2
) Since you have started this series, have you been able to identify fallacies used at work or in your personal life? Has this series been helpful?

(3) Since this series, have you been able to reframe fallacies that either you or someone else has committed in order to strengthen the decision-making process? Can you provide any examples?