ERIC Number: EJ210715
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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On the Analysis and Criticism of Arguments: Some Theoretical and Methodological Considerations.
Burleson, Brant R.
Journal of the American Forensic Association, v15 n3 p137-47 Win 1979
Examines distinctions and assumptions underlying methods of argument analysis and criticism and defends descriptive diagrams such as the Toulmin model as illuminating methodological tools. Discusses defining characteristics of argument, presents an application of the Toulmin system, and details the presuppositions associated with context-sensitive argument analysis. (JMF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Information Analyses
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