Argumentation for Decision Support

@inproceedings{Atkinson2006ArgumentationFD,
  title={Argumentation for Decision Support},
  author={Katie Atkinson and Trevor J. M. Bench-Capon and Sanjay Modgil},
  booktitle={DEXA},
  year={2006}
}
In this paper we describe an application based on a general approach towards modelling practical reasoning through defeasible argumentation. The purpose of the paper is to show how the incorporation of an argumentation component can add value to a collection of existing information agents. The example application is a system for reasoning about the medical treatment of a patient. An agent, called theDramaagent, orchestrates a number of information sources to supply a set of arguments on the… CONTINUE READING
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