Picture: The alternative name and nutritional value of most online, cable news, political and religious debates.
Logic is about understanding reality in a non-contradictory way and how can we see things for what they are.
A conversation about balancing a knowledge of logic with emotional intelligence and effective communication strategies. It originates from a forum post in the Logic Saves Lives Group called "Using logical fallacies as a form of bullying."
We watch and discuss this video:
Authenticity: (how NVC becomes natural)
Do you want to want to have a meaningful connection with the person?
What are your intentions? NVC is not a script; it's a language that you speak to yourself first. If you're not interested in cooperating or even connecting with a person or acknowledging their humanity, using NVC language will not work.
The argumentative theory of reasoning
Logical Fallacies Handlist
The Six Pillars of Self-Esteem (Summary)
How Cognitive Distortions Cause Emotional Distress
How to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence