"Being Logical: A Guide to Good Thinking." Book Review by Top Papers

"Being Logical: A Guide to Good Thinking."
A brief review of the book "Being Logical: A Guide to Good Thinking," by Dennis McInerny.
# 142355 | 1,000 words | 1 source | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Communication (Language and Speech) , Literature (General)


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This paper relates that Mcinerny has made a career of teaching logic and is a master at showing the need for clear thinking and the value of precise expression. The paper asserts that in this small book, he shows how to think clearly and present oneself clearly. The paper opines that it is a fine book, one well worth reading.

From the Paper:

"Among the books that have shaped modern thinking, as well as modern writing, "The Elements of Style" by William Strunk and E. B. White stands as a classic of lucid, invaluable advice. In "Being Logical", Dennis Q. McInerny has consciously and conscientiously tried to emulate "The Elements of Style" to produce a book that will help present clear thinking in much the same way as Strunk and White tried to produce clear writing. McInerny is well trained to write this sort of book. A distinguished college professor with literally decades of experience teaching courses on..."

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