Logical Fallacies
Logical Fallacies / Appeal To Emotion

Appeal to Emotion

The fallacy of appeal to emotion makes a claim based on sympathy or empathetic instead of just or logical grounds.

Example of Appeal to Emotion

Sarah did not want to eat liverwurst for dinner, but he mother told her to think of all the starving children in the world who do not have food at all.

This is a common fallacy.