Enhancing Deliberation Through Computer Supported Argument Visualization

  • Tim van Gelder
Part of the Computer Supported Cooperative Work book series (CSCW)


As this is being written, the Governor General of Australia, Dr. Peter Hollingworth, has not resigned. Yet over the previous weeks and months he must have been thinking about it long and hard. He has been under intense pressure from various quarters, based on allegations that in previous positions of leadership he had not handled some sexual abuse incidents appropriately. In pondering what he should do, he must have been considering the many and varied arguments on both sides of the case. He must, in short, have been deliberating about his future.


Critical Thinking Argument Structure Argument Mapping Rational Consensus Argument Skill 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tim van Gelder
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    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyUniversity of MelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Austhink

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