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Arguments and Inferences
http://www.philosophypages.com/lg/e01.htm
Tie together what you have learned about inferences and argument by reading this article taken from Philosophy Pages.
Declaration of Human Rights
http://www.un.org/Overview/rights.html
Explain how this document represents a deductive argument.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
http://nobelprize.org/peace/laureates/1964/king-bio.html
Here is a biography of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Thomas Jefferson
http://etext.virginia.edu/jefferson/
Review the life and writings of Thomas Jefferson in this Digital Archive.
Venn Diagrams
http://illuminations.nctm.org/LessonDetail.aspx?id=L384
Past editions of Thinking for Yourself have included Venn diagrams such as those found at this site. They offer a useful visual approach to logic.