of Windsor

Dept. of Philosophy
Christopher Tindale 

Professor Tindale received his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Waterloo. His primary interests are in Argumentation Theory, Greek Philosophy, and Moral Issues, and he teaches in these areas. He is the author of Fallacies and Argument Appraisal (Cambridge, 2007);  Rhetorical Argumentation (Sage, 2004) and Acts of Arguing: A Rhetorical Model of Argument ( SUNY, 1999); co-author of Good Reasoning Matters! (4th edition, Oxford, 2008); ); and is co-editor of several collections of papers on CD-Rom: Dissensus and the Search for Common Ground (2007); Informal Logic @ 25 (2003), Argumentation and Its Applications (2003), Argumentation at the Century’s Turn (CD-Rom, 2000), and Argumentation & Rhetoric (CD-Rom, 1998).  He is also a co-editor of the journal, Informal Logic .

He is currently working on a project on Sophistic Argument. His papers have appeared in a number of journals and books. In 2001-2002 he was a fellow of the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research at the University of Bielefeld, Germany, as part of a team involved in a research project on Conflict Resolution.





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Fall 2008

Winter 2009

  • Aristotle 34-271

  • Early Modern Philosophy: The Empiricists 34-275

  • Graduate Seminar: Aristotle's Rhetoric


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