He brought a vast amount of information from the most varied and distant sources to confirm his opinions, and the abundance of his materials never perplexed or burdened him in his argumentation, but examples of well-conducted historical argument are rare in his pages.
The whole position was stated with more urbanity and culture, and was supported, by Carneades in particular, by argumentation at once more copious and more acute.
The syllogism is ineffective, belonging to argumentation, and constraining assent where what we want is control of things.
The Logic, an eminently practical work, written from the point of view of Locke, is in five parts, dealing with (1) the nature of the human mind, its faculties and operations; (2) ideas and their kinds; (3) the true and the false, and the various degrees of knowledge; (4) reasoning and argumentation; (5) method and the ordering of our thoughts.
It was Zeno, the controversialist of the Eleatic school, who was regarded in after times as the " discoverer " of dialectic.3 Zeno's amazing skill in argumentation and his paradoxical conclusions, particular and general, inaugurate a new era.
Combining interaction and context design to support collaborative argumentation using synchronous CMC.
argumentation based systems, including, for example, the pedagogical, health-related, political, and promotional.
In virtue of this method of indirect argumentation he is regarded as the inventor of "dialectic," that is to say, disputation having for its end not victory but the discovery or the transmission of truth.
1, 1), swordsmanship, and forensic argumentation, implies that they came to eristic not from the sophistry of Socrates, but from that of the later humanists, polymaths of the type of Hippias; (2) that the fifth and sixth definitions of the Sophist, in which " that branch of eristic which brings pecuniary gain to the practitioner " is opposed to the " patience-trying, purgative elenchus " of Socrates, indicate that contemporary with Socrates there were eristics whose aims were not his; (3) that, whereas the sophist of the final definition " disputes, and teaches others to dispute, about things divine, cosmical, metaphysical, legal, political, technical, in fact, about all things," we have no ground for supposing that the Megarians and the Cynics used their eristic for any purpose except the defence of their logical heresies.
used wisely argumentation supports geographers in thinking deeply about the complexity of places.
My general view is that the book's strength lies in the range and subtlety of the examples cited in developing argumentation.
The Board provided lengthy argumentation to support its conclusions.
So we assume that the human language is a perfectly good tool for rational argumentation, reflection and thought.
To develop the skills of criticism and sound argumentation.
The article develops a balancing model of discretion and relates it to the theory of legal argumentation.
The linguistic characteristics of natural argumentation, including discourse markers, sentence format, referring expressions, and style.
And so solar people have to conform to some rules, such as rules for good argumentation.
argumentation theory, and natural language generation are well represented here.
argumentation skills in a short time, this is the book to read.
argumentation strategies for students to master.
argumentation in education.
argumentation in the context of synchronous online discussion.
argumentation in this complex debate.
How actually does the ethic of self-expression in Park's rant demonstrate a disregard for the rules for good argumentation?
In particular it investigates how collaborative argumentation can introduce students to academic practice.
Manifestly Socrates' use of certain forms of argumentation, like their abuse by the sophists, tended to evoke their logical analysis.
The Topics deal with dialectic and constitute an anatomy of argumentation, or, according to what seems to be Aristotle's own metaphor, a survey of the tactical vantage-points (7-67rot) for the conflict of wits in which the prize is primarily victory, though it is a barren victory unless it is also knowledge.
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