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Generating Coherent Argumentative Paragraphs

Elhadad, Michael

We address the problem of generating a coherent paragraph presenting arguments for a conclusion in a text generation system. Existing text planning techniques are not appropriate tbr this task for two main reasons: they do not explain how arguments can be linked together in a linear presentation order and they do not explain how the rhetorical function of a proposition affects its wording.

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Computer Science
Publisher
Proceedings of COLING 1992
Published Here
April 24, 2013
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