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By Iyad Rahwan, Pavlos Moraitis, Chris Reed

The concept of argumentation is a wealthy, interdisciplinary sector of analysis regarding philosophy, communications reviews, linguistics, psychology, and logics. Its innovations have stumbled on a variety of purposes in either theoretical and sensible branches of man-made intelligence and computing device technology. Multi-agent structures thought has picked up argumentation-inspired methods and in particular argumentation-theoretic effects from many alternative components. Researchers in argumentation and multi-agent structures are at the moment having fun with a different opportunity to combine a few of the understandings of argument right into a coherent and middle a part of the functioning of self reliant computational structures.

This booklet originates from the 1st overseas Workshop on Argumentation in Multi-Agent platforms, ArgMAS 2004, held in big apple, manhattan, united states in July 2004. in addition to 12 chosen revised complete papers taken from the workshop, four extra papers via key humans within the zone around off total insurance of the appropriate issues. The papers deal with the next major issues: foundations of dialogues, trust revision, persuasion and deliberation, negotiation, and strategic issues.

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The formal dialectic systems, both those embodied in existing sets of rules and those suggested through examination of the properties of formal-dialectic systems in general, could then be compared and contrasted using a single framework which would eliminate behaviors introduced by differing implementations of the various systems. Ultimately this would allow an examination of the space of the possible sets of rules that might be embodied in a formal-dialectic system. In order to allow the flexible definition, implementation, assessment of fitfor-purpose, and evaluation of dialogue systems, and classes of dialogue systems, what is required is a single, simple framework that can not only handle the full richness, diversity and expressive power of games described in the argumentation literature, but that can also form a direct bridge to rapid design and development of systems that implement those games in AI systems.

Of course, there could be other explanations. But in the absence of additional evidence, the bear hypothesis could be plausible as a basis for proceeding carefully. 3 A Theory of Argumentation Schemes Unfortunately, though the argumentation literature includes a wide variety of approaches to definition, classification, collection, analysis and specification of schemes, there is none that represents either a definitive or a consensual view. Any current computational work on schemes must therefore position itself somewhere in the space of theoretical work.

Dialogue types are characterised by their initial situation, overall goal and individual participants aims. Sets of rules should be tailored to particular instances of a dialogue type. Further distinctions might be drawn between rulesets applicable in differing social situations. For example, in a legal setting the rules by which a dialogue might proceed are very different from those that obtain at a hotel bar. One set of rules will not suffice to govern all of the types of possible dialogues. When an agent uses a single agent-communication language (ACL) to govern all of its communicative interactions, the primitives of the ACL will necessarily be of the lowest common denominator.

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