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Argumentation : reasoning in communication

J. Vernon Jensen

Argumentation : reasoning in communication

by J. Vernon Jensen

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Published by Van Nostrand in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Debates and debating.,
  • Reasoning.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJ. Vernon Jensen.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 347 p. :
    Number of Pages347
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17730447M

    There are four modes of discourse: narration, description, exposition, and argumentation. Of the four, argumentation is unquestionably the primal form of communication as it involves the fine art of persuasion as well. The argumentative essay may also be referred to as the Assertion-with- Evidence essay.   Making Arguments: Reason in Context offers a new approach to the teaching of argumentation and debate. Nearly all argumentation courses and textbooks tilt toward one of two extremes: * Critical thinking/informal logic, in which the "laws" of reasoning are universal and not affected by audience or context * Public speaking, in which adaptation to the audience and winning assent .

    Reasoning and proof. Students should understand that reasoning and proof are fundamental to the discipline of mathematics. As learners "make and investigate conjectures" or "develop and evaluate mathematical arguments and proofs" (p. 56), strong communication skills are essential. Communication. This book offers its readers an overview of recent developments in the theory of legal argumentation written by representatives from various disciplines, including argumentation theory, philosophy.

    Reasoning from Parts to Whole Moving from Cause to Effect Establishing Correlations Analogy, Narrative, and Form What Makes a Sound Argument? Fallacies in Reasoning Validity and Fallacies Reconsidered Assembling a Case Attack and Defense I Attack and Defense II Language and Style in Argumentation Arguments between Friends Arguments among Experts. Reasoning, as a way of proving arguments, comes in many different forms. Different forms of reasoning are accepted in different fields and contexts. Arguing with family members generally relies on different methods of reasoning than arguing with professors. Arguing about the aesthetics of a film generally relies on different methods of reasoning than arguing about global warming.


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Argumentation is an international and interdisciplinary journal that gathers academic contributions from a wide range of scholarly backgrounds and approaches to reasoning, natural inference and persuasion: communication, classical and modern rhetoric, linguistics, discourse analysis, pragmatics, psychology, philosophy, formal and informal logic, critical thinking, history and law.

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Beginning with an overview of the three rhetorical appeals—ethical, pathetic, and logical—the book goes on to emphasize the importance of the logical approach to argumentation, introducing.

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Logic, Argumentation & Reasoning Rahman, S. (Ed) Its main ambitions are to develop a theoretical framework that will encourage and enable interaction between disciplines, and to integrate the Humanities and Social Sciences around their main contributions to public life,using informed debate, lucid decision-making, and action based on reflection.The book presents argumentation through the idea of an invitational rhetoric that involves the audience in the completion of the reasoning Students are presented with numerous examples that illustrate the ways in which the reasoning within arguments move from premise through to conclusions, and involve the audience in their completion.ous kinds that arise in argumentation, of a kind that will be quite familiar to readers from their own personal experiences.

Exercises appended to each section of the book are designed to give practice in putting these skills to work. As well as being a skill, critical argumentation is an attitude.

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