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Argumentation in Multi-Agent Systems

8th International Workshop, ArgMAS 2011, Taipei, Taiwan, May 3, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

  • Peter McBurney
  • Simon Parsons
  • Iyad Rahwan


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Conference proceedings ArgMAS 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7543)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 7543)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Foundations and Theory

    1. Cristian Gratie, Adina Magda Florea
      Pages 1-8
    2. A. Kakas, L. Amgoud, G. Kern-Isberner, N. Maudet, P. Moraitis
      Pages 9-27
    3. Yoshifumi Maruyama, Taichi Hasegawa, Takeshi Hagiwara, Hajime Sawamura
      Pages 46-65
    4. Kazuko Takahashi, Yu Nambu
      Pages 66-85
  3. Argumentation and Dialogue

    1. Elise Bonzon, Nicolas Maudet
      Pages 86-101
    2. Ioan Alfred Letia, Adrian Groza
      Pages 102-116
    3. T. L. van der Weide, F. Dignum
      Pages 117-135
    4. T. L. van der Weide, F. Dignum, J. -J. Ch. Meyer, H. Prakken, G. A. W. Vreeswijk
      Pages 136-153
  4. Applications

    1. Chukwuemeka David Emele, Timothy J. Norman, Simon Parsons
      Pages 154-173
    2. Pere Pardo, Sergio Pajares Ferrando, Eva Onaindia, Lluís Godo, Pilar Dellunde
      Pages 174-193
    3. Simon Parsons, Elizabeth Sklar, Peter McBurney
      Pages 194-212
  5. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly reviewed post-proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Argumentation in Multi-Agent Systems, ArgMas 2011, held in Taipei, Taiwan in May 2011 in association with the 10th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS 2011).
The 8 revised full papers taken from ArgMAS 2011. Also included are 5 invited papers based on presentations on argumentation at the AAMAS 2011 main conference. All together the 13 papers included in the book give a representative overview on current research on argumentation in multi-agent systems. The papers are listed alphabetically by first author within three thematic topics: foundations and theory; argumentation and dialogue; and applications.


agent reasoning argumentation semantics computational argumentation dialectics planning

Editors and affiliations

  • Peter McBurney
    • 1
  • Simon Parsons
    • 2
  • Iyad Rahwan
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsKing’s College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Department of Computer and Information Science, Brooklyn CollegeCity University of New York^BrooklynUS
  3. 3.Masdar Institute of Science and TechnologyAbu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates

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