Advertisement

Analyzing Argumentative Structures in Procedural Texts

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

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Argumentation Structure Explanation Structure Illocutionary Force Generative Lexicon Argumentative Structure 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Amgoud, L., Parsons, S., Maudet, N.: Arguments, Dialogue, and Negotiation. In: 14th European Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Berlin (2001)Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Anscombre, J.-Cl., Ducrot, O.: Interrogation et Argumentation. In: Langue francaise, L’interrogation, vol. 52, pp. 5–22 (1981)Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Aouladomar, F., Saint-dizier, P.: Towards Answering Procedural Questions,Workshop KRAQ 2005, IJCAI 2005 Edinburgh (2005)Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Delpech, E., Saint-Dizier, P.: Investigating the Structure of Procedural Texts for Answering How-to Questions, LREC 2008, Marrakech (2008)Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Kosseim, L., Lapalme, G.: Choosing Rhetorical Structures to Plan Instructional Texts. Computational Intelligence. Blackwell, Boston (2000)Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Moschler, J.: Argumentation et Conversation, Eléments pour une Analyse Pragmatique du Discours, Hatier - Crédif (1985)Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Pustejovsky, J.: The Generative Lexicon. Computational Linguistics 17(4) (1991)Google Scholar
  8. 8.
    Vander Linden, K.: Speaking of Actions Choosing Rhetorical Status and Grammatical Form in Instructional Text Generation Thesis, University of Colorado (1993)Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008

Authors and Affiliations

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

Personalised recommendations