Argumentation 14 (4):447-473 (2000)

In this paper, a survey is presented of the main approaches to the structure of argumentation. The paper starts with a historical overview of the distinctions between various types of argument structure. Next, the main definitions given in the various approaches are discussed as well as the methods that are proposed to deal with doubtful cases
Keywords argument structure  complex argumentation  complementary argumentation  convergent reasoning  coordinatively compound argumentation  cumulative argumentation  linked reasoning  multiple argumentation  premise structure  serial reasoning
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DOI 10.1023/A:1007800305762
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