The Chronicle Review

Whither Paper?

Enough with simplistic predictions of its demise.

Jerome Corgier 
for The Chronicle Review

February 10, 2014 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

A familiar fallacy in philosophy comes to us in the traditional Latin form, post hoc ergo propter hoc—"After this, therefore because of this." Most people intuitively understand the weakness of the inference, even if they’re not logicians.


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