Argumentation Methods for Artificial Intelligence in Law by Douglas Walton

By Douglas Walton

Use of argumentation tools utilized to criminal reasoning is a comparatively new box of analysis. Many very important difficulties of criminal reasoning will be profitably studied in gentle of those new tools, whether they can not all be solved in any unmarried monograph. This ebook presents a survey of the major difficulties, and descriptions how destiny study utilizing argumentation-based tools convey nice promise of resulting in precious recommendations. the issues studied contain not just those of argument assessment and argument invention, but in addition research of particular types of facts usual in legislation, like witness testimony, circumstantial proof, forensic facts and personality proof. New instruments for interpreting some of these facts are brought, like argument diagramming, abductive reasoning, an research of conditional relevance and a brand new dialectical version of explanation.

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