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The Uses of Argument / Edition 2

The Uses of Argument / Edition 2

by Stephen E. Toulmin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521534836

ISBN-13: 9780521534833

Pub. Date: 07/07/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The relevance to everyday disputes of the formal logician's results has remained unclear until now. This inquiry accordingly attempts to show how an alternative conception can be of more general value.

Overview

The relevance to everyday disputes of the formal logician's results has remained unclear until now. This inquiry accordingly attempts to show how an alternative conception can be of more general value.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521534833
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/07/2003
Edition description:
Updated edition
Pages:
246
Sales rank:
629,358
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. Fields of argument and modals; 2. Probability; 3. The layout of arguments; 4. Working logic and idealised logic; 5. The origins of epistemological theory; Conclusion.

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