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  • Print publication year: 2019
  • Online publication date: September 2019


The reference book identified in the Preface is Frans H. van Eemeren et al., eds., Handbook of Argumentation Theory (Dordrecht: Springer, 2014). It is the most comprehensive overview of argumentation studies from various approaches around the world.

The following are the principal works associated with argumentation theorists and other scholars mentioned in this book.

Booth, Wayne. Modern Dogma and the Rhetoric of Assent. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1974.
Dewey, John. The Public and Its Problems. New York: Henry Holt, 1927.
Eemeren, Frans H. van. Strategic Maneuvering in Argumentative Discourse: Extending the Pragma-Dialectical Theory of Argumentation. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2010.
Eemeren, Frans H. van, and Grootendorst, Rob. A Systematic Theory of Argumentation: The Pragma-Dialectical Approach. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Eemeren, Frans H. van, Grootendorst, Rob, and Henkemans, Francisca Snoeck. Argumentation: Analysis, Evaluation, Presentation. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2002.
Eemeren, Frans H. van, Grootendorst, Rob, Jackson, Sally, and Jacobs, Scott. Reconstructing Argumentative Discourse. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1993.
Goodnight, G. Thomas. “The Personal, Technical, and Public Spheres of Argument: A Speculative Inquiry into the Art of Public Deliberation.” Argumentation and Advocacy, 18 (Spring, 1982), 214227.
Habermas, Jürgen. Communication and the Evolution of Society. Boston: Beacon Press, 1979.
Hamblin, C. L. Fallacies. London: Methuen, 1970.
Hample, Dale. Arguing: Exchanging Reasons Face to Face. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2005.
Herrick, James A. Argumentation: Understanding and Shaping Arguments, 3rd ed. State College, PA: Strata Publishers, 2007.
Hultzén, Lee S.Status in Deliberative Analysis.” In The Rhetorical Idiom, ed. Bryant, Donald C.. 1958; rpt. New York: Russell and Russell, 1966, pp. 97123.
Johnson, Ralph H. Manifest Rationality: A Pragmatic Theory of Argument. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2000.
Kahneman, Daniel S. Thinking, Fast and Slow. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2011.
Kuhn, Thomas S. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions, 2nd ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970.
Lippmann, Walter. Essays in the Public Philosophy. Boston: Little, Brown, 1955.
Mill, John Stuart. Utilitarianism. Auckland: Floating Press, 1879.
Perelman, Chaim, and Olbrechts-Tyteca, Lucie. The New Rhetoric: A Treatise on Argumentation, trans. James, Wilkinson and Purcell, Weaver. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, 1969.
Stevenson, Charles L. Ethics and Language. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1944.
Tindale, Christopher W. Fallacies and Argument Appraisal. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.
Toulmin, Stephen. The Uses of Argument. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1958.
Walton, Douglas N. A Pragmatic Theory of Fallacy. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995.
Walton, Douglas N. Argumentation Schemes for Presumptive Reasoning. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 1996.
Walton, Douglas N. Fundamentals of Critical Argumentation. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Weaver, Richard M. The Ethics of Rhetoric. Chicago: Henry Regnery, 1953.