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Argument Mapping

  • By: Tim van Gelder
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Argument mapping is diagramming the structure of argument, construed broadly to include any kind of argumentative activity, such as reasoning, inferences, debates, and cases. This entry briefly surveys the nature, benefits, and historical context of this activity.

Nature of Argument Mapping

An argument ...