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Relevance in Argumentation

Douglas Walton - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 328 pages
In Relevance in Argumentation, author Douglas Walton presents a new method for critically evaluating arguments for relevance. This method enables a critic to judge whether a ...
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One-Sided Arguments: A Dialectical Analysis of Bias

Douglas Walton - Philosophy - 1999 - 295 pages
A practical manual for evaluating bias that will be useful to anyone who has to deal with arguments, whether in academic reading or writing, or in everyday conversation.
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Argumentation Schemes for Presumptive Reasoning

Douglas Walton - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2013 - 232 pages
Recent concerns with the evaluation of argumentation in informal logic and speech communication center around nondemonstrative arguments that lead to tentative or defeasible ...
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Plausible Argument in Everyday Conversation

Douglas Walton - Philosophy - 320 pages
This book provides a practical and accessible way of evaluating good and bad arguments used in everyday conversations by applying normative models of dialectical (interactive ...
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Appeal to Pity: Argumentum ad Misericordiam

Douglas Walton - Language Arts & Disciplines - 225 pages
A useful contribution to theories of argumentation and public address criticism, this book uses a pragmatic approach to understanding conversation as a way of elucidating the ...
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Argumentation Methods for Artificial Intelligence in Law

Douglas Walton - Law - 2005 - 270 pages
Use of argumentation methods applied to legal reasoning is a relatively new field of study. Many vitally important problems of legal reasoning can be profitably studied in ...
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Commitment in Dialogue: Basic Concepts of Interpersonal Reasoning

Douglas Walton - Philosophy - 1995 - 223 pages
An extensive case study of a discussion in medical ethics is used to bring together two traditions or schools of thought that had not been integrated previously - the rigorous ...
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