ArguBlogging: an application for the Argument Web

Floris Bex (Lead / Corresponding author), Mark Snaith, John Lawrence, Chris Reed

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Abstract

In this paper, we present a software tool for 'ArguBlogging', which allows users to construct debate and discussions across blogs, linking existing and new online resources to form distributed, structured conversations. Arguments and counterarguments can be posed by giving opinions on one's own blog and replying to other bloggers' posts. The resulting argument structure is connected to the Argument Web, in which argumentative structures are made semantically explicit and machine-processable. We discuss the ArguBlogging tool and the underlying infrastructure and ontology of the Argument Web. © 2014 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9-15
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Web Semantics
Volume25
Early online date5 Mar 2014
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2014

Keywords

  • Argumentation
  • Web Apps
  • Opinions
  • Blogging

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