Argumentative Strategies and Stylistic Devices

Informal Logic 39 (4):301-328 (2019)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

The extended pragma-dialectical argumentation theory assumes that people engaged in argumentative discourse manoeuvre strategically. In argumentative reality, the strategic manoeuvring is often carried out according to an argumentative strategy. Language users make an effort to present their strategic manoeuvres in a specific way and the analysis of the stylistic choices in actual argumentative discourse is the most important basis for identification and analysis of argumentative strategies. In this article, it is shown what requirements must be satisfied by a systematic stylistic analysis of argumentative discourse, and the results of such an analysis are illustrated by means of a case study.

Links

PhilArchive



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 76,264

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

Argumentative Style: A Complex Notion.Frans Eemeren - 2019 - Argumentation 33 (2):153-171.
Argumentative Style: A Complex Notion.Frans H. van Eemeren - 2019 - Argumentation 33 (2):153-171.
De l’interprétation argumentative.Kohei Kida - 2019 - Corela. Cognition, Représentation, Langage 17.

Analytics

Added to PP
2019-12-19

Downloads
10 (#889,868)

6 months
1 (#449,844)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?