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Encompassing Attacks to Attacks in Abstract Argumentation Frameworks

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Encompassing Attacks to Attacks in Abstract Argumentation Frameworks
sing Attacks to Attacks in Abstract Argumentation Frameworks Pietro Baroni, Federico Cerutti, Massimiliano Giacomin, and Giovanni Guida Dipartimento di Elettronica per l’Automazione, Universit`a di Brescia, Via Branze 38, I-25123 Brescia, Italy Abstract. In the traditional definition of Dung’s abstract argumentation framework (AF), the notion of attack is understood as a relation between arguments, thus bounding attacks to start from and be directed to arguments. This paper introduces a generalized definition of abstract argumentation framework called AFRA (Argumentation Framework with Recursive Attacks), where an attack is allowed to be directed towards another attack. From a conceptual point of view, we claim that this generalization supports a straightforward representation of reasoning situations which are not easily accommodated within the traditional framework. From the technical side, we first investigate the extension to the generalized framework of the basic notions of ...
Pietro Baroni, Federico Cerutti, Massimiliano Giac
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Year 2009
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Authors Pietro Baroni, Federico Cerutti, Massimiliano Giacomin, Giovanni Guida
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