An Investigation into the Use of Logical and Rhetorical Tactics within Eristic Argumentation on the Social Web

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Argumentation is a key aspect of communications and can broadly be broken down into problem solving (dialectic) and quarrelling (eristic). Techniques used within argumentation can likewise be classified as fact-based (logical), or emotion/audience-based (rhetorical). Modelling arguments on the social web is a challenge for those studying computational… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2700171.2791052

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@inproceedings{Blount2015AnII, title={An Investigation into the Use of Logical and Rhetorical Tactics within Eristic Argumentation on the Social Web}, author={Tom Blount and David E. Millard and Mark J. Weal}, booktitle={HT}, year={2015} }