Appeal to force


 
Name of fallacy Appeal to force
Aliases Appeal to the stick, Argumentum ad baculum
Type  Irrelevant Argument, Informal Argument
Description An argument made through coercion or threats of force towards an opposing party
Example  
Form 
Treatment Dealt with by revealing the coercion and demonstrating that threatening people does not change the deductive logic or the results or experimental testing and is therefore irrelevant.

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