A descriptive and comparative analysis of arguing in Portugal

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This empirical project reports data on Portuguese understandings of,and orientations to, interpersonal arguing, based on a survey conducted in Portugal (N=252). Were port information on levels of argumentativeness, verbal aggressiveness, personalization of conflict, and argument frames. We compare results between Portuguese men and women, and between US and Portuguese respondents.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationArgumentation and Reasoned Action
Subtitle of host publicationProceedings of the 1st European Conference on Argumentation, Lisbon 2015
EditorsD. Mohammed , M. Lewiński
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherCollege Publications
Pages135- 157
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)978-1-84890-211-4
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Publication series

NameStudies in Logic and Argumentation
PublisherCollege Publications


  • Arguin motivation
  • Argumentation
  • Argument frames
  • Conflict
  • Interpersonal arguing
  • Portugal
  • Verbal aggressiveness


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