Mark Weinstein’s, Logic, Truth and Inquiry is an ambitious and provocative case for a theory of truth and warrant strength that will undergird an “account of argument in the broad sense of current argumentation theory” (p. 12). I begin with a very schematic synopsis of Weinstein’s rich discussion through his six chapters. Weinstein himself notes that his arguments are “frequently presented in broad outline” (p. 1), so my quick sketch will be even broader. I conclude with some brief observations about both what the book leaves unresolved and the merits of Weinstein’s intriguing book.
Copyright © 2013, Informal Logic. This article first appeared in Informal Logic: 33:3 (2013), 462-469.
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Goddu, G. C. Rev. of Logic, Truth, and Inquiry by Marc Weinstein. Informal Logic 33, no. 3 (2013): 462-69.