Archive for April 8th, 2012


Minicourse on Legal Argumentation by H. Prakken.

Our offer for Easter is Minicourse on Legal Argumentation held by University of Groningen:

Course description:

Being able to argue is an essential skill of both legal scholars and legal practicitioners. This part of the course aims to provide the student insight into theoretical accounts of the structure of rational legal argumentation, as well as practical skills to analyse the argumentation structure of a given legal text, to assess the quality of legal arguments and to give a clear logical structuree to one’s own argumentative texts.

The following topics will be discussed:

  • The structure of arguments
  • Argument and counterargument
  • Legal argumentation schemes
  • Assessing the quality of legal arguments

Course website: HERE


Happy Easter Biolawgy Readers!