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

Political Identity on the Threshold

EPLAB International Conference in Political Theory

September 10, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão IX: Susana Duarte e Maria Filomena Molder

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

July 05, 2018

Book Launch: Schizophrenia and Common Sense: explaining the relation between madness and social values with Thomas Fuchs

Schizophrenia and Common Sense: explaining the relation between madness and…

June 25, 2018

O Euro e a soberania económica

Conferência internacional

June 22, 2018

Workshop: Misunderstanding, disagreement, manipulation

The idea of the workshop is to explore the blurred…

June 22, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Giovanni Damele, "Another Italian thought: elite theory and political realism"

June 21, 2018

Art of Living / Art of Dying: Philosophical and Literary Perspectives

International Conference

June 21, 2018

Katharina Stevens, 18 June 2018, 14h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Argument-Design through Role-Taking"

June 18, 2018

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

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

June 06, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão Especial "Double Bill: Apropos London"

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

June 04, 2018

Workshop: Communication and metaphors for health. An educational challenge

The workshop discusses the importance of communication and metaphors in…

June 01, 2018

Inês Hipólito, 30th May 11:00 - 12:00

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Perception as Cognition: Beyond…

May 30, 2018

International Symposium Cinema and Philosophy: Critical May 68

CineLab | IFILNOVA - FCSH / PhD Research Project of…

May 29, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão VIII: Ana Mira e Susana Ventura

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

May 29, 2018

Dima Mohammed, 28 May 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Proposals for the examination of networked…

May 28, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Erich Rast, "Value Disagreement and Two Aspects of Meaning"

May 24, 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

Jakob Krebs, 16 May, 15h to 16h

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning RIP Seminar |"Pictorial Models, Imagination, and…

May 16, 2018

Rules, normativity and values: revisiting the Kantian perspective and its critics

EpLab Conference

May 14, 2018

Mehmet Ali Üzelgün, 14 May 2018, 16h

ArgLab Research Colloquium | "Level, focus, and force of argumentative…

May 14, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

John Gibbons, "Things That Make Things Reasonable"

May 10, 2018

"The Phantasy-Subject: Phenomenology of Image and Aesthetic Experience"

International Workshop

May 09, 2018

EPLAB Masterclass Series

Santoni de Sio

May 04, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão VII: Paulo Catrica e Nélio Conceição

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

April 24, 2018

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

Lisbon Mind & Reasoning Workshop "Virtualism and the Mind"

April 23, 2018

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Gilbert Harman, "Moral Realism is Moral Relativism"

April 19, 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

Ethics and Political Theory Reading Group

Berit Brogaard, "Moral Contextualism and Moral Relativism"

April 05, 2018

CultureLab | General Seminar

Seminário mensal do culturelab, Humberto Brito

April 03, 2018

Workshop: "Cuidado de Si: Perspectivas Antigas e Contemporâneas"

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

March 23, 2018

Ciclo temático "Leituras críticas sobre a experiência da cidade" | Sessão VI: Bruno Duarte & Alexandra Fortes

CultureLab | Arte, Crítica e Experiência Estética

March 22, 2018

Erich Rast, 16.3., Sala 1.05 ID, 16h

Value Seminar Session with Erich Rast, Sala 1.05 ID 16h

March 16, 2018

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

CultureLab | Questões de Subjectividade: Filosofia e Literatura

January 31, 2018

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

CultureLab | Questions of Subjectivity: Philosophy & Literature

October 18, 2017

Institutions

FCT
FCSH