xvi, 222 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Law and philosophy library ; v. 112. 1572-4395.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Appeal to expert testimony : a Bayesian approach / Christian Dahlman and Lena Wahlberg Ad hominem fallacies and epistemic credibility / Audrey Yap On the absence of evidence / Giovanni Tuzet The uses of slippery slope argument / José Juan Moreso Institutional constraints of topical strategic maneuvering in legal argumentation : the case of 'insulting' / Harm Koosterhuis One-sided argumentation in the Defense of Marriage Act / Janice Schuetz Anti-theoretical claims about legal interpretation : the argument behind the fallacy / Thomas Bustamante Frames of interpretations and the container-retrieval view : reflections on a theoretical contest / Pierluigi Chiassoni Argument structures in legal interpretation : balancing and thresholds / Michał Araszkiewicz An analysis of some juristic techniques for handling systematic defects in the law / Giovanni Battista Ratti Argumentation from reasonableness in the justification of judicial decisions / Eveline T. Feteris Legal argumentation and theories of adjudication in the U.S. legal tradition : a critical view of Cass Sunstein's minimalism, Richard Posner's pragmatism and Ronald Dworkin's advocacy of integrity / Bernardo Gonçalves Fernandes.