David Botting

 

Post-doctoral Research Fellow

Email: davidbotting33@yahoo.co.uk

 

 

Bio note

David Botting (Ph.D. De La Salle University, Philippines, 2007) works as a researcher at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. His current research is focused on logic and fallacies, argumentation, reasoning and rationality. He is author of several papers on fallacies and  informal logic published in major international peer-reviewed journals such as Argumentation, Argumentation and Advocacy, Informal Logic, Cogency, and Studies in Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric.

 

Academic Expertise and Research interests

Argumentation theory; Logic; Reasoning; Rationality

 

Research impact

Google scholar. Total citations: 58 (57 from 2012)

Scopus. Total citations: 34

 

Publications

Journal articles (last 3 years)

 

  • “The cumulative force of analogies”, Logic and Logical Philosophy, Online First (2017)

  • “Toulmin’s analytic validity”, Cogency 8(2) (2017), 7-31

  • “Toulmin’s logical types”, Argumentation, 31(2) (2017), 433-449  DOI: 10.1007/s10503-016-9414-6

  •  “The virtuous tortoise”, Philosophical Investigations 40(1) (2017), 31-39 DOI: 10.1111/phin.12106

  • “High confirmation and inductive validity”, Studies in Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric 46(59) (2016), 119-142

  •  “Johnson and the soundness doctrine”, Argumentation 30(4) (2016), 501-525   DOI: 10.1007/s10503-015-9391-1

  •  “The resentful and the indignant”, ethic@ 15(1) (2016), 36-49

  • “The collectivity of blaming”, Kriterion, Read Online (2016), 1-40

  • “A dialectical model of moral address”, Revista Iberoamericana de Argumentación 12 (2016), 1-35

  • “The logical evaluation of arguments”, Argumentation 30(2) (2016), 167-180   DOI: 10.1007/s10503-015-9383-1

  • “The narrowness of wide-scope principles”, Organon F 23(2) (2016), 177-203

  • “Inferences and illocutions”, Argument & Computation Latest Articles (2016)

  • “Being reasonable”, Studies in Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric 42(55) (2015), 17-36

  • “Inabilities, excuses and exemptions”, ethic@ 14(1) (2015), 104-127  DOI: 10.5007/167-2594.2015v14n1p104

  • “Interpreting the norms of rational persuasion”, Revista Iberoamericana de Argumentación 11 (2015), 1-23

  • “Resentment and the impossibility of universal abnormality”, Acta Analytica 30(2) (2014), 157-169   DOI: 10.1007/s12136-014-0242-8

  • “A dialectical view of Freedom and Resentment”, Croatian Journal of Philosophy 14(42 ) (2014), 325-341

  • “Reactive commitments: reasoning dialectically about responsibility”, Abstracta 8(1) (2014), 15-29

  • “Probability and rational choice”, Principia 18(1) (2014), 1-24  DOI: 10.5007/1808-1711.2014v18n1p1

  • “The exploding ought”, Organon F 21(3) (2014), 338-362

  • “A good argument that bad arguments are bad”, Revista Iberoamericana de Argumentación 8 (2014), 1-16

  • “A defence of Broome’s first-order model of practical reasoning”, Prolegomena 13(1) (2014), 163-182

  • “Without qualifications: an inquiry into the secundum quid”, Studies in Logic, Grammar and Rhetoric 36(49) (2014), 161-170   DOI: 10.2478/slgr-2014-0008

  • “Do syllogisms commit the petitio principii? The role of inference-rules in Mill’s Logic of Truth”, History and Philosophy of Logic 35(3) (2014), 237-247 DOI: 10.1080/01445340.2014.896119

  • “Why modal pluralism does not require normative pluralism + Reply to Gilbert”, Argumentation and Advocacy 50(3) (2014), 168-182

Events

All Events

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 9ª Sessão: Ana Falcato

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

June 06, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Anthony Jensen

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

May 23, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 8ª Sessão: Antonio Moretti

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

May 16, 2018

EPLAB Masterclass Series

Santoni de Sio

May 04, 2018

Virtualism and the Mind: Rethinking Presence, Representation and the Self

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning Workshop "Virtualism and the Mind"

April 23, 2018

The Derivative Machine: Life Cut, Bundled and Sold

held by Jonathan Beller (Pratt Institute) | CineLAB Seminar

April 19, 2018

João Leite, 16 April 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "An Online Social Debating System"

April 16, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 7ª Sessão: Pietro Gori

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

April 11, 2018

CultureLab | General Seminar

Seminário mensal do culturelab, Humberto Brito

April 03, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 6ª Sessão: António Cardiello

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

March 21, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Ernani Chaves

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

March 12, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | Roberto Barros

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

February 28, 2018

Paul Smart, 28 Feb, 2018, 17h to 18h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Dream Machines: Predictive Processing,…

February 28, 2018

Paula Olmos, 19 February 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Narratives in Scientific Justificatory Practice"

February 19, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 5ª Sessão: Claudio Rozzoni

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

February 14, 2018

Seminário “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura” | 4ª Sessão: Ana Kiffer

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

January 31, 2018

Discussing Davidson Colloquium

Discussing Davidson Colloquium, 26 JAN 2017, 10:30 - 18:00

January 26, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão IV: Susana Viegas

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

January 25, 2018

Seminário Nietzsche | André Muniz Garcia

CultureLab | Lisbon Nietzsche Group

January 10, 2018

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Cinema 10: Call for Papers

"PAINTING, MOVING IMAGES AND PHILOSOPHY" / Edited by Susana Viegas…

December 14, 2017

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

"The Force of Law", F. Schauer

December 13, 2017

Andri Christodoulou, 11 Dec 2017, 16h30

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Using argumentation as a tool for…

December 11, 2017

Dina Mendonça, Fr 27 Nov 17 Sala 606 TB, 16h

Dina Mendonça on the Role of Reflexivity and Meta-Emotions in…

November 24, 2017

I Biennale Nietzscheana - "Nietzsche e as artes / Nietzsche and the Arts"

First meeting of the Research Group "HyperNietzsche" - Public Conference

November 15, 2017

Seminário livre: “Figuras da Subjectividade na Filosofia e na Literatura”

CultureLab | Questions of Subjectivity: Philosophy & Literature

October 18, 2017

Nietzsche & Wittgenstein - On Values / Sobre os valores

International Workshop

March 10, 2017

Institutions

FCT
FCSH