Table of Contents
Dialogue with Bruce Gronbeck
Topic: Are warrants more abstract than the corresponding
data and claim?
Key Words: Abstract, Reasoning, Argumentation, Warrant
Discussion with David Hitchcock
Topic: What distinguishes warrants from data
Key Words: Toulmin, Reasoning, Argumentation, Abstraction
An Open Letter to Frank E. X. Dance
Topic: Chained deduction versus induction
Key Words : induction, deduction, arguments, and Holmes
A Land with no Mirrors: Discussions with an Author/Coauthor of a Public Speaking Text
Topic: Needed improvements in Public Speaking Texts
Key Words: Abstraction Ladders, Hayakawa, Types of Arguments, and Processes of Reasoning.