ArgLab • Workshop

Reasoning and argumentation in legal discourse

Second international workshop

The Second international workshop on reasoning and argumentation in legal discourse is organized by the Reasoning and Argumentation Lab (ArgLab) of the Nova Institute of Philosophy (IFILNOVA). It is aimed at encouraging a discussion and a dialogue between analytical models for the reconstruction, interpretation, and assessment of legal discourse and legal reasoning.

Ciencia del Derecho y dogmática jurídica
Riccardo Guastini (Università di Genova)
Lawfulness and the unity of virtue
Claudio Michelon (University of Edinburgh)
Commentator: David Duarte (Universidade de Lisboa)
10:00 – 13:00
Generalizations in arguments on legal evidence
Christian Dahlman (University of Lund)
Commentator: Marcin Lewinski
15:00 – 17:00
A realistic view on law and legal cognition
Riccardo Guastini (Università di Genova)
Arguments of interpretation and argumentation schemes
Fabrizio Macagno (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)
Towards a descriptive approach to legal argumentation
Giovanni Damele (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)