Logical Fallacies in text
Technical editors use different tools and techniques to identify errors in documentation. One of the less discussed techniques is the use of logic to identify fallacious reasoning. Knowledge of fallacies helps you to analyze what you read, and guides you on what to write.
This session gives instant tips on how to recognize fallacies—some that make you look good (but do they really?), some that are clearly wrong, and others that have escaped your notice with their brilliant camouflage.
Amruta is a technical editor with BMC Software.