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Within reason: Categorising enthymematic reasoning in the balloon task

  • Breitholtz, Ellen
  • Howes, Christine
Abstract:
In dialogue, people often use reasoning that relies on information not explicitly present in the discourse, or enthymemes. We report on a preliminary corpus study to categorise the enthymematic arguments used in text chat discussions of a moral dilemma; the balloon task.
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Year:
2015
Type of Publication:
In Proceedings
Editor:
Christine Howes and Staffan Larsson
Book title:
Proceedings of the 19th SemDial Workshop on the Semantics and Pragmatics of Dialogue (goDIAL)
Pages:
160-161
Address:
Gothenburg, Sweden
Month:
August
ISSN:
2308-2275
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