Activity: Logicalness
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The intellectual standard of logic derives from the fact that reasoning that is inconsistent and self-contradictory necessarily lacks coherence and hence intelligibility.
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Activity: Recognizing Illogical Thinking
Identify situations dictated by illogical decisions.
Identify a situation at work where decisions made seemed to be based on illogical thinking[md]thinking that didn't make sense to you.

1. What was the situation?

2. What was the thinking in the situation that you consider to be illogical? Why do you think it was illogical?

3. What were some consequences that followed from the illogical thinking?