Accession Number:

AD1087853

Title:

Eliminative Argumentation: A Method for Assessing Confidence in a Claim

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Briefing Charts]

Corporate Author:

Carnegie-Mellon University, Software Engineering Institute

Report Date:

2018-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

64

Abstract:

Eliminative Argumentation- A form of structured argumentation incorporating concepts from Assurance cases, Eliminative induction, Defeasible reasoning. An eliminative argument is visualized in a confidence map, which shows reasons for doubt graphically. Its a reframing of an assurance argument to make doubts explicit.

Descriptors:

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]