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4 edition of Unsupported Assertions found in the catalog.

Unsupported Assertions

by Hugh Hood

  • 55 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by House Of Anansi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Fiction,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • Essays,
  • Literary Collections / Essays,
  • Literary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8200449M
    ISBN 100887841627
    ISBN 109780887841620

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    Frances Phipps was a Canadian, and the first woman who reached the North Pole (on April 5, ).. Phipps grew up in Ottawa, Ontario as Frances Coolin. She was married to the Canadian bush pilot "Weldy" Welland Phipps, who had been her flight instructor, and the couple had nine children. Along with her husband, she founded Atlas Aviation in Resolute Bay, Nunavut, which was at the time the most. Many ideas about poverty and discrimination are nothing more than politically driven assertions unsupported by evidence. And even politically neutral studies that do try to assess evidence are often simply unreliable. In Poverty and Discrimination, this book clears the ground for students, social scientists, and policymakers who want to Cited by:

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Bad Argument #1 - unsupported assertion There are some situations in life - choosing your lunch, deciding what to wear to a party, getting married - when it is better not to go into all the reasons.

Doing so can waste a lot of time, and even end up pushing you into the wrong decision. Unsupported assertion synonyms, Unsupported assertion pronunciation, Unsupported assertion translation, English dictionary definition of Unsupported assertion.

Noun 1. ipsedixitism - an unsupported dogmatic assertion ipse dixit assertion, asseveration, averment - a. Unsupported Assertions Paperback – Janu by Hugh Hood (Author) › Visit Amazon's Hugh Hood Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

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This, his third collection of essays, following The Governor s Bridge Is Closed () and Trusting the Tale (). This is mere UNSUPPORTED ASSERTION. "The death penalty should be abolished," for example, is unsupported assertion because Unsupported Assertions book is the sort of claim that needs to be supported in a typical present-day context.

Unsupported assertions can appear as unstated assumptions, as in LOADED QUESTIONS. Unsupported Assertions is dedicated to Marshall McLuhan, who wasn't Unsupported Assertions book systematic thinker either. Hood's book is best read, perhaps, in that probing, exploratory, cerebrally challenging context.

The final essay, 'The Intuition of Being: Morley, Marshall and Me,' effectively proves my point - how many other Canadian writers would be capable of Author: W.J. Keith. COVID Resources.

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Synonyms for Unsupported assertion in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for Unsupported assertion. 1 synonym for ipsedixitism: ipse dixit. What are synonyms for Unsupported assertion.

Unsupported definition: If a statement or theory is unsupported, there is no evidence which proves that it is | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. In Ship of Fools, Tucker Carlson offers a blistering critique of our new overlords and answers the all-important question: The book ends with a plea for the ruling class to care more about citizens and their priorities.

This isn’t an argument, and there are unsupported assertions on nearly every page; at one point, for example, Carlson Brand: Free Press. Unsupported Assertions About the Formalist Age: A Response to Leiter Brian Tamanaha For several generations now, the US legal culture has almost universally accepted an account of our history that goes like this: The s through the s was the “formalist age,” when most lawyers and judges believed that law is comprehensive, gapless.

Many Evangelicals think of Lee Strobel as the man who can cure your doubts about their religion. His book, The Case for Christ, has sold millions Author: Valerie Tarico. The consequence is a book of sweeping generalisations and unsupported assertions that read rather like a very long subtweet.

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Jessa Crispin, author of Why I Author: Stephanie Convery. (Also as a side note, something is still an unsupported assertion if the evidence isn't reliable, or if you make a claim the evidence doesn't support).

Unsupported assertions are generally frowned upon in academic and professional work; while they're ok for subjective issues, anything objective needs to be supported by sound evidence. Journalist Questions The Book "Proof of Heaven" Esquire's cynical article distorts the facts of my year career as a neurosurgeon and is a textbook example of.

assertion: noun adfirmatio, affirmation, allegation, announcement, asseveration, attestation, averment, avowal, declaration, defensio, disclosure. Get this from a library. The original Canadian city dweller's almanac: facts, rants, anecdotes and unsupported assertions for urban residents.

[Hal Niedzviecki; Darren S Wershler-Henry]. Ted Hughes’s widow has attacked a new unauthorised biography of the late poet laureate, saying it contains factual errors and “damaging and offensive claims”, days after the work was.

Book Review: 'ODY-C Cycle 1,' By unsupported assertions. We can't all be Anne Carson, but we can all for the most part do a Google search for "Homer" and discover that no. One example of a non-argumentative language (i.e., language that is NOT an argument) is Unsupported Assertions, Unsupported Statements, Unsupported Claims.

We'll. Corporate Sustainability Management (the Book). Inour founder and Executive Director, Mark W. McElroy, PhD, along with his friend and colleague, Jo van Engelen, published a book entitled, Corporate Sustainability Management – The Art and Science of Managing Non-Financial Performance (Earthscan, ).Released in November oftheir book constituted the first book-length treatment.Author seems to make lots of unsupported assertions, and there's a lot of "so and so, second cousin of Baroness etc., who was also the son of prince blah".

Hard to follow how everyone is related, but that may be more the fault of the royal families of Europe than of the author!4/5.Assessing the validity of evidence is a critical skill on the GED Reasoning Through Language Arts test.

Newspapers, speeches, and other media constantly bombard people with information and opinions. To formulate a thoughtful opinion on any issue, you must be able to distinguish between supported and unsupported claims.

Evidence needs to be more than just [ ].