Increasingly college courses and programs require a critical thinking componentand include assignments meant to measure your critical thinking skills. ATTACKING FAULTY REASONING: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO FALLACY-FREE ARGUMENTS, SIXTH EDITION, can help you brush up on these skillsand learn how to develop the logical, persuasive arguments you need now and throughout your career. This useful handbook addresses more than 60 common fallacies of logic with the help of over 200 memorable examples. It provides explanations and tips for avoiding fallacious thinking, and is an ideal resource when writing papers, essays, or arguments.T. Edward Damer is the author of 'Attacking Faulty Reasoning: A Practical Guide to Fallacy-Free Arguments', published 2008 under ISBN 9780495095064 and ISBN 0495095060.