Dr. Jordan says that the reason people flip channels during commercials is that they are motivated to see what is on the other channels. This type of circular argument is called a(n)?
b. Independent verification.
c. Motivational perspective.
d. Serendipitous finding.
Answer: a. Pseudo-explanation.
In pseudo explanation a synonym for an event is used to explain the event in lieu of understanding and explanation. The explanation explains ...
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