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The eightfold way of deliberation dialogue
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We present the first formal framework for deliberation dialogues, grounding it in a theory of deliberative reasoning from the philosophy of argumentation. Expand
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Evidence Based Practice: Logic And Critical Thinking In Medicine
Evidence-Based Practice: Logic and Critical Thinking in Medicine provides easy access to fundamental principles, quickly assimilated techniques, and proven, rigorous application that demonstrates howExpand
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Decision Support for Practical Reasoning: a theoretical and computational perspective
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We propose a theoretical basis and make general recommendations for the design of decision support systems which have the three features mentioned. Expand
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The Effectiveness of Computer Assisted Instruction in Critical Thinking
278 non-freshman university students taking a l2-week critical thinking course in a large single-section class, with computer-assisted guided practice as a replacement for small-group discussion, andExpand
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Sampling scholarly arguments: a test of a theory of good inference
For some years, I have been developing a general theory of inference appraisal (Hitchcock 1985, 1992, 1994, 1998). According to a current version of this theory, a conclusion follows (conclusively,Expand
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Decision Support for Practical Reasoning
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Practical reasoning is reasoning about what is to be done. Expand
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Toulmin’s Warrants
In The Uses of Argument (1958) proposed a new, dialectically grounded structure for the layout of arguments, replacing the old terminology of “premiss” and “conclusion” with a new set of terms:Expand
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Informal Logic and the Concept of Argument
Informal logic studies the identification, analysis, evaluation, criticism and construction of arguments. An argument is a set of one or more interlinked premiss-illative-conclusion sequences.Expand
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Fallacies and formal logic in Aristotle
The taxonomy and analysis of fallacies in Aristotle's Sophistical Refutations pre-date the formal logic of his Prior Analytics A4-6. Of the 64 fully described examples of ‘sophistical refutations’Expand
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