Analyzing Argumentative Structures in Procedural Texts

  • Lionel Fontan
  • Patrick Saint-Dizier
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5221)


In this short paper, we present the explicative structure as found in procedural texts. We focus in particular on arguments, and show how warnings, a type of arguments, can be extracted.


Argumentation Structure Explanation Structure Illocutionary Force Generative Lexicon Argumentative Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lionel Fontan
    • 1
  • Patrick Saint-Dizier
    • 1
  1. 1.IRIT - CNRSToulouse CedexFrance

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