Kienpointner, Μanfred (1997). On the art of finding arguments. What ancient and modern masters of invention have to tell us about the «ars inveniendi». Argumentation 11, 225-236

On the Art of Finding Arguments: What Ancient and Modern Masters of Invention Have to Tell Us About the ‘Ars Inveniendi’ MANFRED KIENPOINTNER ABSTRACT: This paper deals with what has been called “ars inveniendi” (‘art of finding’) in antiquity, medieval and early modern times. A survey of different techniques of finding tenable and relevant arguments […]