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By Frans H. van Eemeren,Rob Grootendorst

ISBN-10: 0805810692

ISBN-13: 9780805810691

This quantity supplies a theoretical account of the matter of interpreting and comparing argumentative discourse. After putting argumentation in a communicative standpoint, after which discussing the fallacies that take place whilst convinced ideas of conversation are violated, the authors provide a substitute for either the linguistically-inspired descriptive and logically-inspired normative methods to argumentation.

The authors represent argumentation as a posh speech act in a severe dialogue geared toward resolving a distinction of opinion. many of the phases of a serious dialogue are defined, and the communicative and interactional points of the speech acts played in resolving an easy or complicated dispute are mentioned. After facing the most important elements of study and linking the evaluate of argumentative discourse to the research, the authors establish the fallacies which may take place at quite a few levels of debate. Their basic target is to explain their very own pragma- dialectical viewpoint at the research and review of argumentative discourse, bringing jointly pragmatic perception referring to speech acts and dialectical perception relating serious discussion.

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