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dc.contributor.authorMizrahi, Moti
dc.date.accessioned2015-10-26T16:23:30Z
dc.date.available2015-10-26T16:23:30Z
dc.date.issued2015-08-20
dc.identifier.citationMizrahi, M. Why Simpler Arguments are Better. Argumentation, 1-15.en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11141/765
dc.description.abstractIn this paper, I argue that, other things being equal, simpler arguments are better. In other words, I argue that, other things being equal, it is rational to prefer simpler arguments over less simple ones. I sketch three arguments in support of this claim: an argument from mathematical proofs, an argument from scientific theories, and an argument from the conjunction ruleen_US
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dc.rightsThis published article is available in accordance with the publisher's policy. It may subject to U.S copyright law. The final publication is available at Springer via http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10503-015-9367-1en_US
dc.rights.urihttp://www.springer.com/gp/open-access/authors-rights/self-archiving-policy/2124en_US
dc.titleWhy simpler arguments are betteren_US
dc.typePostprinten_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s10503-015-9367-1


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