The SAGE Handbook of Rhetorical Studies surveys the latest advances in rhetorical scholarship, synthesizing theories and practices across major areas of study in the field and pointing the way for future studies. Edited by Andrea A. Lunsford and Associate Editors Kirt H. Wilson and Rosa A. Eberly, the Handbook aims to introduce a new generation of students to rhetorical study and provide a deeply informed and ready resource for scholars currently working in the field.
Chapter 6: The Study of Argumentation
The Study of Argumentation
“Argumentation” is a word from ordinary language that has been given a more precise and technical meaning in the study of argumentation. According to the handbook Fundamentals of Argumentation Theory, which was coauthored by a prominent group of argumentation ...