Bias List

Conditional Fallacies

broken-window-fallacy

Broken Window Fallacy

An argument that disregards lost opportunity costs (typically non-obvious, difficult to determine or otherwise hidden) associated with destroying property of others, or other ways of externalizing costs onto others.

definist-fallacy

Definist Fallacy

Involves the confusion between two notions by defining one in terms of the other.

naturalistic-fallacy

Naturalistic Fallacy

Attempts to prove a claim about ethics by appealing to a definition of the term "good" in terms of either one or more claims about natural properties.

slippery-slope

Slippery Slope

Asserting that a relatively small first step inevitably leads to a chain of related events culminating in some significant impact/event that should not happen, thus the first step should not happen.