Arguing with People

Arguing with People

by Michael Gilbert

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781554811700
Publisher: Broadview Press
Publication date: 05/31/2014
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Michael A. Gilbert is Professor of Philosophy at York University and author of several books on argumentation, including How to Win an Argument and Coalescent Argumentation.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction

ONE ALL ABOUT ARGUMENTS

  1. About Arguments
  2. The Stages of Argument
  3. Kinds of Argument
  4. Polemics vs. Argument

TWO ALL ABOUT ARGUERS

  1. Who Do We Argue With?
  2. Argument Modes
  3. Coalescence
  4. Argumentativeness and Aggressivity
  5. Gender and Argument

THREE ARGUING WITH PEOPLE

  1. Heuristic, Ethos, Audience
  2. Watching the Process
  3. The Most Important Belief You Can Have
  4. The Rules
  5. Coalescent Argument
  6. Arguing Well
  7. In Action
  8. Final Words

Exercises
Further Reading
Bibliography
Index

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