Erik C.W. Krabbe

List of John Benjamins publications for which Erik C.W. Krabbe plays a role.


Krabbe, Erik C.W. and Jan Albert van Laar 2021 Be reasonable!: How to be an optimist in the ‘Age of Unreason’Journal of Argumentation in Context 10:2, pp. 226–244 | Article
Are we living in an age of unreason? And what to do about it? Can we combat unreason? We discuss situations in which one may presume to be confronted with unreasonable behavior by an interlocutor: fallacies, changing rules of the game, shifting to some other type of dialogue, and abandonment of… read more
Laar, Jan Albert van and Erik C.W. Krabbe 2019 Criticism and justification of negotiated compromises: The 2015 Paris Agreement in Dutch parliamentEnvironmental Argumentation, Lewiński, Marcin and Mehmet Ali Üzelgün (eds.), pp. 91–111 | Article
The paper focuses on conflicts about an already negotiated compromise, taking as its example a debate in Dutch parliament about the approval of the Paris Agreement on climate change of 2015. It deals with a variety of worries that opponents of approval may advance and the arguments in its defense… read more
Laar, Jan Albert van and Erik C.W. Krabbe 2016 Fair and unfair strategies in public controversiesJournal of Argumentation in Context 5:3, pp. 315–347 | Article
Contemporary theory of argumentation offers many insights about the ways in which, in the context of a public controversy, arguers should ideally present their arguments and criticize those of their opponents. We also know that in practice not all works out according to the ideal patterns: numerous… read more
Krabbe, Erik C.W. and Douglas N. Walton 2011 Formal dialectical systems and their uses in the study of argumentationKeeping in touch with Pragma-Dialectics: In honor of Frans H. van Eemeren, Feteris, Eveline T., Bart Garssen and Francisca Snoeck Henkemans (eds.), pp. 245–264 | Article
Krabbe, Erik C.W. 1982 Formal Dialectics as Immanent Criticism of Philosophical SystemsArgumentation: Approaches to theory formation, Barth, E.M. and J.L. Martens (eds.), pp. 233 ff. | Chapter
Krabbe, Erik C.W. 1982 Theory of Argumentation and the Dialectical Garb of Formal LogicArgumentation: Approaches to theory formation, Barth, E.M. and J.L. Martens (eds.), pp. 123 ff. | Chapter