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Unsupported Assertions by Hugh Hood

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Published by House Of Anansi .
Written in English


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

Book details:

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

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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.