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A Pragmatic View of the Burden of Proof

  • Frans H. van EemerenEmail author
  • Peter Houtlosser
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Part of the Argumentation Library book series (ARGA, volume 27)

Abstract

In an earlier paper, entitled ‘Strategic maneuvering with the burden of proof,’ we have explained our dialectical perspective on the division of the burden of proof in a critical discussion (van Eemeren and Houtlosser in Advances in Pragma-Dialectics, Advances in Pragma-Dialectics. Newport News/Sic Sat/Vale Press, Amsterdam, pp. 13–28, 2002).

Keywords

Critical Discussion Interactional Situation Argumentative Discourse Pragmatic Rationale Interaction Principle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Speech Communication, Argumentation Theory and Rhetoric, Faculty of HumanitiesUniversity of AmsterdamAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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