Special pleading

21:18 Dec 24, 2018
English to French translations [Non-PRO]
Social Sciences - Philosophy / Fallacy
English term or phrase: Special pleading
• Special pleading: where a proponent of a position attempts to cite something as an exemption to a generally accepted rule or principle without justifying the exemption
Local time: 15:46

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5Plaidoirie spéciale ou argumentation spéciale
Bijan Khezri
4traitement exceptionnel/spécial
Alex Grimaldi



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special pleading
traitement exceptionnel/spécial

From provided références:

"Traitement Exceptionnel (Special Pleading)
Un argument par traitement exceptionnel suppose que la justification pour une certaine affirmation est d'un plus haut niveau de connaissance que ce que votre opposant peut comprendre, et donc qu'il n'est pas qualifié pour en parler."

"I19. Traitement spécial (Special Pleading)
Appliquer à un échantillon des règles différentes de celles qui s'appliquent à la population générale, sans justification adéquate."

    Reference: http://mangouste.org/Articles/Article9/
Alex Grimaldi
Local time: 15:46
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench, Native in ItalianItalian
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special pleading
Plaidoirie spéciale ou argumentation spéciale


Bijan Khezri
United States
Local time: 09:46
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in ItalianItalian
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