Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Ad hominem

Our daughter is 9 years old, she read the Logic Detective  when she was 6, perhaps a couple of our school board members and members of our community might want to invest in a good logic book for themselves.   

noun: participation; plural noun: participations
the action of taking part in something.
"participation in church activities"
synonyms: contribution

 ad ho·mi·nem
ˈad ˈhämənəm/
adverb & adjective
  1. 1.
    (of an argument or reaction) arising from or appealing to the emotions and not reason or logic.
    • attacking an opponent's motives or character rather than the policy or position they maintain.
      adverb: ad hominem; adjective: ad hominem
      "vicious ad hominem attacks"
  2. 2.
    relating to or associated with a particular person.

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