Theory and Applications of Formal Argumentation

4th International Workshop, TAFA 2017, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, August 19-20, 2017, Revised Selected Papers

  • Elizabeth Black
  • Sanjay Modgil
  • Nir Oren
Conference proceedings TAFA 2017

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10757)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 10757)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Josh Murphy, Isabel Sassoon, Michael Luck, Elizabeth Black
    Pages 1-16
  3. AnneMarie Borg, Ofer Arieli, Christian Straßer
    Pages 17-34
  4. Anthony P. Young, Sanjay Modgil, Odinaldo Rodrigues
    Pages 35-50
  5. Jérémie Dauphin, Marcos Cramer
    Pages 86-101
  6. Matthias Thimm, Pietro Baroni, Massimiliano Giacomin, Paolo Vicig
    Pages 102-119
  7. Matthias Thimm
    Pages 137-142
  8. Odinaldo Rodrigues
    Pages 150-158
  9. David Kohan Marzagão, Josh Murphy, Anthony P. Young, Marcelo Matheus Gauy, Michael Luck, Peter McBurney et al.
    Pages 159-174
  10. Alice Toniolo, Timothy J. Norman, Nir Oren
    Pages 192-210
  11. Gideon Ogunniye, Alice Toniolo, Nir Oren
    Pages 211-226
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 227-227

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th  International Workshop on the Theory and Applications of Formal Argumentation, TAFA 2017, held in Melbourne, VIC, Australia, in August 2017. 
The workshop was co-located with  International Joint Conference on Artifi cial Intelligence
(IJCAI 2017). The 15 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 20 submissions.

The workshops covers the subjects such as non-monotonic reasoning, decision making, inter-agent communication, the semantic web, grid applications, ontologies, recommender systems, machine learning, neural networks, trust computing, normative systems, social choice theory, judgement aggregation and game theory, and law and medicine.


Artificial intelligence Argumentation Natural language processing Discourse, dialogue and pragmatics Knowledge representation and reasoning Reasoning about belief and knowledge Multi-agent systems Intelligent agents semantics logic programming argumentation argumentation frameworks

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Department of InformaticsKing's College LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.King's College London LondonUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Department of Computing ScienceUniversity of Aberdeen AberdeenUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-75552-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-75553-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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