Argument from repetition


 
Name of fallacy Argument from repetition
Aliases Argumentum ad nauseam, ad infinitum
Type Inductive Argument, Informal Argument
Description Signifies that it has been discussed extensively (possibly by different people) until nobody cares to discuss it anymore
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Treatment Dealt with by pointing out that just because an argument has been repeated many times and nobody wants to discuss it anymore does not make it true. The argument needs to be tested for logical consistency and or tested experimentally looking for negative and positive evidence.

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