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  • Jul 14, 2014
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Arguments

Let's wager on the fate of the planet

Global warming and other dangerous climate changes are facts, not theories, say most mainstream scientists. No, they are not scientifically established at all, counter climate sceptics.

Friday, 8 June, 2012, 12:00am

Parents' rows can hurt kids

I don't think parents should argue in front of their children. Two weeks ago, my classmate told me that her parents had a row in front of her and it scared her. She said she was worried about her family.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Studies go deep

The Lingnan University is offering a master of arts degree in practical philosophy to help busy Hongkongers find meaning to their lives.

9 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Making your point forcefully

When you are writing an argument, you have to use as many different techniques as possible to get your reader to agree with your views. Being aware of the possible techniques will also help you when you are responding to the writing of other people. It will help you to understand how they are achieving their effects and give you ideas when you have to write your own comprehension.

20 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Questioning prejudices

JAMES Tien's letter to these columns, of September 3, expresses some valid concerns, but he undermines his own argument by the example he quotes.

8 Sep 1994 - 12:00am